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RE: Macintosh / PC hard drive security
From: Stewart John H SSSD <StewartJH () SUPSHIP NAVY MIL>
Date: Mon, 3 Feb 2003 12:39:08 -0800

TechTool Pro from http://www.micromat.com/

It has a utility that meets the DoD criteria for overwriting disks

John Stewart
Information Systems Security Manager
(619) 556-2774
(619) 726-1580 (Cell/Pager)

-----Original Message-----
From: Ben Ritter [mailto:benritter () earthlink net]
Sent: Friday, January 31, 2003 5:43 PM
To: Paul Carroll
Cc: 'Anthony, Shayla'; security-basics () securityfocus com
Subject: Re: Macintosh / PC hard drive security

Have you tried Apple's built in Disk Utility?
Give it a spin, application/Utilities/Disk Utility

Or try Norton's Disk Doctor.

On Friday, January 31, 2003, at 12:48 PM, Paul Carroll wrote:

1. Norton Utls for Mac
2. Shredit X for OS X

Paul J Carroll
Technical Manager
-----Original Message-----
From: Anthony, Shayla [mailto:shayla () exchange cis pitt edu]
Sent: Thursday, January 30, 2003 1:30 PM
To: security-basics () securityfocus com
Subject: Macintosh / PC hard drive security

This may be a little odd to ask in this forum, but I was curious to 
find out
if there is a script out there available that is similar to debugging a
partition on a PC hard drive for a MAC.

Also, what would be a secure way to delete data from a hard drive of a 
that has *sensitive* information on it such as medical and patient


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