We all know that the best way to destroy data on a hard drive is to use “shred” (with random, at least 11 passes and bla bla bla).
But, seriously, who will wait 160 hours to shred 1 TB filesystem of porn and dump???
If you’re wondering, no, this is not a real research!
Let’s do it our way!
- Remove the label (that to keep out dust) and sneeze inside;
- Unscrew the front compartment;
- Unscrew the hard drive (Pay attention to a possible mucus of point one);
- Scratch the surface of the hard disk. The best way is shown below:
screwdriver is perfect! This is the result:
- Burn the bus connector. It may contain informations like “01110010011001010110000101101100011011000111100100111111” !
- Start the “First pass” on the hard drive:
- After 1h, you can see the result:
- Repeat it 11 times or until it becomes ashes!
- It does not become ashes? Do as he:
Here we have a graphic comparison between Gutmann method and our method (Fuck yeah!)
As I said… for fun and idiocy! 😉