Roy Schestowitz wrote:
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snip one down, /dev/null it to ghost town
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> You must be a big storage expert as your discussion teaches me plenty while
> there is little that I can contribute without eroding the quality of your
> words. Because of the depth of this ~4-day old thread, your words have
> gotten undervalued although they beg reaching the attention of a wider,
> well-justified audience.
Also do not forget that overwriting it once will not be enough. Due to
the magenetism it is still possible to read some of the data with
specilised machines. The reason is that the sensitive machinery can see
if it was positive or negatively charged and that after even serveral
http://dban.sourceforge.net/ (It has a list of similar products at the
end of the page)
To make it easy on yourself, just get the http://www.ultimatebootcd.com/
and there will be several tools for you to do this.
The easiest way however is to never sell your HD. Destroy them by
opening them, break them, put them through an electro magnet, then in
acid and then burn them. The person who is able to retrieve data from
that should be getting a nobel prize. :-)
> Who's there?
> Under the Patriot Act, we don't have to tell you that.