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post #61 of 78
Retarded destruction solutions are retarded.

The problem is with renting/reselling used SSDs/stolen laptops. Some SSDs do come with full drive encryption already but at a performance hit.
post #62 of 78
I wonder what a magnet would do to an SSD
post #63 of 78
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Originally Posted by scaz View Post
I wonder what a magnet would do to an SSD
nothing
post #64 of 78
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lol @ (FTL)

if you really need to destroy the data a physical hammer works
^This.

Case-solved.

Even GCHQ use angle-grinders at the final phase of "secure-wiping".
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You ever drag a photo from a website in firefox and drop it into a folder in your harddrive? You should have a look in your C:/users/*username*/appdata/local/temp directory. Even when running in privacy mode, Firefox forgets to clean up after itself it seems.

lol

*shakes head*

So many think their privacy's safe, but it's not.

And if people use Utorrent, which I'm sure many do, they should check out their C:/users/*username*/AppData/Roaming/Utorrent directory. It's filled with all their utorrent files names, which for many guys here, probably includes a plethora of names of the pr0nographic nature
post #66 of 78
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Originally Posted by scaz View Post
I wonder what a magnet would do to an SSD
Like HDDs... nothing.
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Is it really that hard to take it out of its protective metal case, toss it on the BBQ and squirt extra fuel on top while you laugh and watch it melt?
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You ever drag a photo from a website in firefox and drop it into a folder in your harddrive? You should have a look in your C:/users/*username*/appdata/local/temp directory. Even when running in privacy mode, Firefox forgets to clean up after itself it seems.

How about a shortcut to your system temp files instead?

Windows+R, type %temp%, then press enter
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Encrypt the freaking thing...
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Why don't we just bury it, it's small enough. That way we can retrieve it in the future.
Time capsule, cool idea
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