Re: Disposal Question
From: Hairy One Kenobi (abuse_at_[127.0.0.1)
Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2005 23:05:07 GMT
"Moe Trin" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> In the Usenet newsgroup alt.computer.security, in article
> <email@example.com>, Hushup wrote:
> ><firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote
> >> Hushup said
> >>> Can anyone suggest the correct way to dispose of Fax Machine ribbons -
> >>> these ribbons contain a copy sensitive material that has been faxed
> >>> world wide. For the contents to fall into the wrong hands would be a
> >>> disaster. The ribbon is too thin to be shredded and burning is out of
> >>> the question.
> >> Burn it or bury it.
> >In the middle of London - This is not possible.
> A recent posting in 'uk.misc', Subject: Secure disposal of hard disks?
> > What's the best way of disposing of them in such a way that the hard
> > disks can never be used again, not even if they swap parts with 'donor'
> > hard disks?
> Post them to yourself via City Link to destroy them, and then post
> them again via Parcel Force for disposal.
Oh, so true...
(two counties and three PF depots north of the "local" depot)