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  • Flash-based solid-state drives nearly impossible to erase

    Posted on February 23rd, 2011 at 03:36 woody Comment on the AskWoody Lounge

    If you’re trying to really delete data from a Flash-based SSD drive, or even a USB drive, you’re in for some interesting times.

    See my InfoWorld Tech Watch blog.

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     rc primak 2 years, 1 month ago.

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      woody
      Da Boss

      If you’re trying to really delete data from a Flash-based SSD drive, or even a USB drive, you’re in for some interesting times.See my InfoWorld Tech W
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      rc primak

      Looks like a good case for encrypting any SSD or Flash Drive you use. Not a perfect solution, but the best bet, right?

    • #57212 Reply

      woody
      Da Boss

      @bob

      Right. Scary, eh?

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      rc primak

      Scary if you ever lose a Flash Drive, yeah.

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