HACT Human Awareness on Cyber Threats


Topics - Data Destruction


Data Destruction

Make sure it is really gone

When deleting a file on a computer this file isn't really gone. It can be retrieved with specific software. It is important to keep that in mind when you want to dispose of sensitive data. We will give you some tools and tricks to make sure data is gone for good.

In our presentation we:

- Explain what happens when deleting files

- Show the CTRL+DEL key-combination.

- Demonstrate Recovery and wipe tools.

Additional information :

Secure Eraser : Tool to erase data definitely

How to securely erase data on a Mac

Tool to completely erase your hard drive