Re: Securely deleting *Windows* files (was Re: simple way to securely destroy deleted files in a file system)
On 10-07-16 12:00 PM, Ron Johnson wrote:
Aren't you askig the wrong list?
The filesystem is vfat, files are being deleted from within Linux using
Linux tools and the partition just happens to be a Windows installation*
but could be any generic storage device. So, no.
I presume you are implying that I ask on a Windows list. Please correct
me if I am wrong. If I am not, it would be the wrong list to ask about
using dd to delete files, unless dd is developed, or at least also being
supported, by MS.
* yes, I am aware of the OS holding some information. But if you read my
original post (and the one after that) carefully, the scope of the
security is quite limited.