Peter Gutmann's Theory

  [DELETED] 21:38 29 Jul 2003
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Has anyone ever heard of Peter Gutmann's paper on Secure Deletion of Data from Magnetic and Solid-State Memory. It is extremely interseting.
Post responses if you like it.
To find it go here click here

  powerless 21:40 29 Jul 2003

I prefer DieSees postings of explanations.

  [DELETED] 21:47 29 Jul 2003

Very interesting, but it can't beat hitting the HDD with a big Hammer when it's removed and finished with! New ones are cheap, especially if security is a problem.

  [DELETED] 21:49 29 Jul 2003

That is very true however disposal of in fire or a furnace would also have the desired effect.

  [DELETED] 23:27 29 Jul 2003

It is triple dull and is only relevant for Government and secure sites....however, they would not and do not use his rather clumsy, studentish methods;-)))) A paper for geeks only.

G

  [DELETED] 23:33 29 Jul 2003

I prefer the Turing test - has anybody ever tried it and money is involved click here

  [DELETED] 23:44 29 Jul 2003

becoming very abrupt lately?

  [DELETED] 23:45 29 Jul 2003

Lately?

  [DELETED] 23:50 29 Jul 2003

:o)

  [DELETED] 00:00 30 Jul 2003

No.

  [DELETED] 09:03 30 Jul 2003

:o|

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