Posts Tagged ‘secure file deletion’

How To Wipe A Hard Drive

Wiping a hard drive is not a trivial task. The fact is that a simple delete function does not delete files. For some people this is hard to understand but this is how digital systems including computers operate. Why Deleted Files Are Not Removed What delete function does is it only marks file as deleted. […]

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Concealing and Recovering Hard Disk Data

Data recovery is not limited to cases with failed hard drives and corrupted file systems. If you delete a file it seems that is has gone forever. Of course, this is not true and there are many methods to get the file back. This is known to ordinary computer users and also to people involved […]

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