Dariks Boot and Nuke ("DBAN") is a self-contained boot disk that securely wipes the hard disks of most computers. DBAN will automatically and completely delete the contents of any hard disk that it can detect, which makes it an appropriate utility for bulk or emergency...
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- - Darik's Boot and Nuke is the most popular Windows, Mac & Linux alternative to WipeDisk.
- - Darik's Boot and Nuke is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to WipeDisk.
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DBAN was last updated in June 2015 and does not support SSDs (SATA Secure Erase). The official website is now pushing users to use Blancco Drive Eraser, a commercial drive wiping tool.
WipeFile erases files and folders secure and fast. WipeFile overwrites the information completely, so there is no way to undelete the files or reconstruct the file content. Supports 14 different wipe methods: Two US Navy standards, the standard of the US Department of Defence, U.Suggest and vote on features
Active@ Kill Disk is disk eraser software for secure formatting of hard drives without any possibility of following data recovery.Suggest and vote on features
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Permadelete is a free and open source file shredder, it deletes your files beyond recovery. It's made to be beautiful and easy to use and yet powerful.Permadelete has no features, suggest some!
EraserDrop Portable is an easy-to-use secure data removal tool. It is a drop target (a floating icon on your desktop) that you can drop files onto to quickly erase them so they can not be recovered. EraserDrop does away with the standard .Suggest and vote on features
- PortableEraserDrop can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
HDD Wipe Tool is a freeware utility for low-level hard disk drive erasing.
Supported interfaces: S-ATA (SATA), IDE (E-IDE), SCSI, USB, FIREWIRE. Big drives (LBA-48) are supported. Supported Manufacturers: Maxtor, Hitachi, Seagate, Samsung, Toshiba, Fujitsu, IBM, Quantum, Wester.HDD Wipe Tool has no features, suggest some!
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HDD Wipe Tool is for low-grade disks and WipeDisk is for all disks.0
Puran Wipe Disk is a free utility that can completely delete everything on your disk including the file system so that no data can be recovered or it can just wipe the free space so that already deleted files cannot be recovered.Puran Wipe Disk has no features, suggest some!Discontinued
Latest version 1.2 was released on 07 September 2013. See: http://www.puransoftware.com/Wipe-Disk.html
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.
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- - ErAce is the most popular Self-Hosted alternative to WipeDisk.
- PortableErAce can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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/
Blancco Drive Eraser is patented secure data erasure for HDDs and SSDs. Digitally signed certificate of erase for auditing. Free evaluation license.
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- - Blancco Drive Eraser is the most popular commercial alternative to WipeDisk.
Software build to meet all needs of companies dealing with erasing data on daily basis. Full accordance with NIST and all major data erasing standards guarantee highest level of security.Wiperapp has no features, suggest some!