[ILUG] [OT] Data recovery from a damaged hard drive
gandresin at gmail.com
Sun Jul 10 12:16:11 IST 2005
2005/7/8, Brian Foster <blf at blf.utvinternet.ie>:
> | From: Niall O Broin <niall at linux.ie>
> | Date: Fri, 8 Jul 2005 15:51:37 +0100
> | On 8 Jul 2005, at 15:35, Niall Walsh wrote:
> | > awful lot of work to make all data on a drive unrecoverable (afair US
> | > military emergency destruction involves acid while regular destruction
> | > obliterates the drives by explosion).
> | A member of this list gets his company's old drives cut in two with an
> | angle grinder. I'd say that's a pretty reliable means of destroying data.
I always thought the easiest way would be fiiling the disk with
useless data (movies, music, whatever), erase and filling again for a
Because it's data what we want to destroy, isn't it?
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