(also known as “scrubbing”/ “ Erasing”) is simply defined as permanently erasing all digital content and media (including data that may have been marked “bad” by a controller card or drive firmware) on a to the point where it is impossible to be recovered by data-recovery programs. sanitization is our preferred way of providing a secure & DOD certified method of data destruction on working hard drives.
If you want to permanently erase autilizing a method that will not destroy the drive itself, while ensuring that the data that was on it has been permanently erased, sanitization of the drive is required. Sanitization is done by rewriting the entire drive, every block on the disk, with binary zeros. For home and non-ultra secure environments, our 3 time write is generally more than adequate, while government, accounting, and other industries require an ultra-secure 7 time write, ensuring an added level of security.
As with all our solutions,has searched for products across the globe and acquired and implemented the use of those that will ensure that our systems are safe, secure, and environmentally friendly. drive sanitization does not merely format your drive. Our DOD and certified equipment utilizes state of the art secure wiping technology, and has the ability to go far beyond the standard 3 wipe method that many of our competitors use. In addition to using “Secure Erase” (where compatible per the drive’s manufacturer) we have the ability to do DOD 7 pass overwrite, to ensure that your data will never be recovered.
Our state of the art drive sanitizer can sanitize up to 12 – 2.5/ 3.5″ IDE HDDs and 3.5″/2.5″ SATA HDDs drives simultaneously enabling us to provide a fast, efficient, securecleanup solution with a quick turn around time. While we offer other secure destruction services such as compacting, puncturing and (which destroys the drive) we advise our clients with working drives to utilize the option since upon completion of the secure wipe, the working drive is forensically like new (old data can not be accessed) however you still have a usable, working . Depending on the drive type, will even buy used drives from you for up to $50.00 per drive! If you do not want to erase the hard drives and you would like to permanently erase and destroy your (s) please contact us to learn more about our hard puncturing and options.
718-575-LION.provides onsite sanitization in Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, Brooklyn, Bronx, Long Island and New Jersey as well as offsite erasing, puncturing and services across the United States. To learn more about our & DOD approved sanitization option please feel free to contact a technician at