[H-GEN] dd or shred for secure deletes.
bc at humbug.org.au
Thu Dec 1 05:26:42 EST 2005
On Wed, 30 Nov 2005, Jason Parker-Burlingham wrote:
> Besides, it's fun! You get to find out answers to questions like:
> * does iron oxide burn very well?
Appropriate usage of a belt sander, bricks and (quite) a few sparklers to
get the drive into a burnable form is left as an exercise for the reader.
Bonus marks for the belt sander being usable afterwards.
> * how does it feel to whack the drive with a hammer until it breaks
Dropping the drive may also be an option, however, the older drives are
surprisingly sturdy beasts as we found out one Humbug meeting.
> * how many platters can you eat before a trip to the hospital?
That gives 'Caught for passing confidential information' an entirely new
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