Eraser Alternatives for Mac

    Eraser is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is iShredder. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try MobiKin Cleaner for iOS or Permanent Eraser. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Eraser and seven of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Eraser are BCWipe (Paid), BitRaser File Eraser (Paid), ErAce (Free) and iShred Express (Free).

    This page was last updated Dec 7, 2020

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      iShredder, is a secure data erasure technology introduced in 2011 by the company ProtectStar™ and the German security expert Chris Bohn.
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    1. iOS devices that created by Apple have changed the world definitely. Although the storage of the iPhone, iPad or iPod become larger and larger, the storage of the device is always limited and too many junk files in the moile phone will lead to the slow operation or responce.
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    2. When you normally delete your files in Mac OS X, the operating system is only forgetting where those particular files are placed, while the data still physically remains on the drive. Beginning with Mac OS 10.
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      It is only available on mac (wich is not similar to eraser)
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      BCWipe data wiping software enables you to permanently delete files selectively so that they can never be recovered or undeleted.
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    3. BitRaser File Eraser is a DIY software for permanent wiping of sensitive files, web browsing history, app & system traces, and unused space on the laptop, desktop, and external storage media. The tool safeguards your personal data from falling into the wrong hands.
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      ErAce is software that will over write the hard drive 1-100 times. So it fullfills the strictest security standards i.e. DOD 5220.22-M. In that way it is impossible to recover data.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer accessible and the SourceForge project page no longer contains any downloads. The ISO files are downloadable here: ftp://ftp.gnome.org/mirror/temp/sf2015/e/er/erace/

    4. iShred Express provides a drag and drop interface to the "SRM" or secure delete function. USE AT YOUR OWN RISK. FILES DELETED WITH THIS PROGRAM ARE NOT RECOVERABLE, MAKE SURE YOU KNOW WHAT YOU ARE DOING. Tested with Mac OS X 10.4.2

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