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All about Hard Drive Destruction Vol.9

The Risks of Shredding Drives Internally   It may seem like the simplest, cheapest, and easiest solution to destroy your businesses hard drives internally, whether you’re wiping them clean or attempting to destroy/shred them yourself. But we want to warn you of the risks that come with taking care of shredding hard drive internally. You …

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All about Hard Drive Destruction Vol.8

What Are the Advantages of Hard Drive Shredding? Many companies who have customers sensitive information on them such as their social security numbers, credit card records, and other personal information so if they decide to upgrade their computer system they want to make sure that when they recycle the old computers that all of this …

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All about Hard Drive Destruction Vol.7

Why you shouldn’t let old computers become a problem You have upgraded to a new computer, and you’re looking forward to faster response, new programs, and more storage space. That’s great but don’t forget about your old computer. Your old computer can contain sensitive information such as documents, transactions, internet searches and a whole host …

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All about Hard Drive Destruction Vol.6

1. Responsible Hard-Drive Destruction – Let’s Get Real Just one hard drive can contain hundreds of thousands of files.  When a digital file is “deleted” from a computer, the information actually remains on the drive, as do “deleted” e-mail messages and records of all online activity.  Even reformatting or overwriting may not be enough to prevent …

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All about Hard Drive Destruction Vol.4

1. Advantages of Hard Drive Shredding Most people get worried when they are about electronic media destruction i.e. recycling of electronic components like their computers. Data in the disk is not permanently removed unless you deliberately remove yourself through overwriting, physical disk destruction, and degaussing. Electronic media destruction is the best method for protection if …

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All about Hard Drive Destruction Vol.3

1. Any Hard Drive Not Properly Destroyed Puts You at Risk It’s important to Patriot Shredding that we keep our customers information safe. That means being informed and understanding the risk that goes into proper hard drive destruction. Sometimes, companies will think they are doing everything to keep their customers information safe, but they are not. …

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All about Hard Drive Destruction Vol. 1

At Patriot Shredding, we value the importance of educating our customers and soon-to-be customers and helping them understand how to better protect their sensitive information. That’s why we’ve started a series of volumes to help bring to light the importance of paper and hard drive shredding.   In this post, we’ll start to build a …

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