Reminder: Boston Linux Meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, June 16, 2010 Secure Data Deletion Under linux

Jerry Feldman gaf at
Tue Jun 15 09:07:42 EDT 2010

When: June 16, 2010 7PM (6:30PM for Q&A)
Topic: Secure Data Deletion Under linux
Moderator: Federico Lucifredi.
Location: MIT Building E51, Room 325 (note: room change)

Using Linux to securely erase hard drives

With $30 in new hardware, inventiveness and some Perl and Shell glue, we
design and build from scratch a Linux based, secure disk-deletion rig
exceeding the requirements of several industry standards for data wiping.

For further information, maps and directions please consult the BLU Web
Please note that there is usually plenty of free parking in the E-51
parking lot at 2 Amherst St.

After the meeting we will adjourn to the official after meeting meeting
location at The Cambridge Brewery.

Jerry Feldman <gaf at>
Boston Linux and Unix
PGP key id: 537C5846
PGP Key fingerprint: 3D1B 8377 A3C0 A5F2 ECBB  CA3B 4607 4319 537C 5846

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