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srm - securely delete an existing file
smem - securely delete traces of a file from ram
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smem - securely delete traces of a file from ram
sfill - wipe all the space marked as empty on your hard drive
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sfill - wipe all the space marked as empty on your hard drive
sswap - wipe all the data from you swap space.
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sswap - wipe all the data from you swap space.

Revision as of 16:55, 22 January 2012

sudo apt-get install secure-delete

This has four tools:

srm - securely delete an existing file
smem - securely delete traces of a file from ram
sfill - wipe all the space marked as empty on your hard drive
sswap - wipe all the data from you swap space.