Secure Data Deletion Under linux
Date and Time
Wednesday, June 16, 2010 from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Federico Lucifredi - flucifredi acm org
Using Linux to securely erase hard drives
With $30 in new hardware, inventiveness and some Perl and Shell glue, we design and build from scratch a Linux based, secure disk-deletion rig exceeding the requirements of several industry standards for data wiping.
Federico Lucifredi is The Ceph Storage Product Management Director at Red Hat, formerly the Ubuntu Server PM at Canonical, and the Linux "Systems Management Czar" at SUSE.