Subscribe [email protected] Disk - Hard Drive Eraser [email protected] Kill Disk - Hard Drive Eraser is a free utility for securely erasing a hard drive. It does so by filling the magnetic surface multiple time with a useless binary data. To comment on this article and other PCWorld content, visit our Facebook page or our Twitter feed. Please try again.
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Each pass signifies a complete overwrite of the data, so a utility that makes three passes overwrites your data with ones and zeroes three separate times. Related: Hard Drives Consumer Advice Windows PCs Security You Might Like Shop Tech Products at Amazon