Disk wiping tools that securely delete data

Rick Vanover recently profiled two disk-wiping solutions and detailed how they work with a series of screenshots. Which tools would you like to know more about?

Rick Vanover profiled two different disk wiping tools recently in the TechRepublic gallery. Check out these illustrated guides to using the tools, each of which includes a PDF version. Click the links or images to go to the gallery and PDF.

Zeroing a hard disk with Active@ Kill Disk

How to wipe a hard disk with DBAN

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