Re: Anyone know a good disk scrubber for Linux ?
From: Geoff (capsthorne_at_yahoo.co.uk)
Date: Fri, 06 Feb 2004 09:35:33 +0000
On Thu, 05 Feb 2004 07:03:35 -0800, Dave Harman wrote:
> Anyone know of a good open source tool for scrubbing disks that I can
> use to wipe my HD clean before re-installing Linux ? After my latest
> breakin, I want to make sure no Trojans are still on the drive before
> the new install
If, notwithstanding the helpful advice of others, you want a tool, you
could try the secure-delete suite :
Note that the freshmeat reference is out of date, you need to go directly
to the above site.
I have used it in a limited way when letting a hdd which formerly
contained personal information go out of my possession.