Re: HD memory wiper/shredder
From: Kinnell (kinnell.t_at_gmail.com)
Date: Wed, 27 Apr 2005 11:28:28 -0500 To: firstname.lastname@example.org
This was more than helpful. Thank you all very much, and I'm sure
we've all found out about quite a few we didn't know about before.
On 4/26/05, nee cee <email@example.com> wrote:
> looks as though a few progs have been suggested already. I will not add to
> the list except to say that you will need to also consider the NOS or OS
> that the file is sitting on and take that into consideration when deleting
> as well. Removing from Alternate Data streams comes to mind and also
> purging the files if on Netware.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kinnell [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Monday, April 25, 2005 2:06 PM
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: HD memory wiper/shredder
> Hey all.
> I recently had a friend ask me if I knew of any real good file
> shredders/wipers. He wants to be able to securely shred a file used
> for an encryption key after it is no longer needed at that location.
> I couldn't think of any off of the top of my head but I figured this
> list would be a great place to start. So does anyone know of a good
> shredder to use for this purpose? Freeware would be preferred.
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