How To Securely And Permanently Delete Your Data In Linux

Securely And Permanently Delete Your Data In Linux

2 Responses

  1. Larry Gagnon says:

    I thought the utility “shred” comes by default with almost every Linux distro I know of. That utility by itself is sufficient to securely remove any file.

  2. jymm says:

    Does Bleachbit do the job of securely deleting files when I Shred files and folders? Does it do a good job when I wipe Free Space?
    I usually find using a GUI preferable.

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