Items tagged with Wipe Technology

Toshiba today announced a new self-encrypting disk technology that promises to nuke your sensitive data should it fall into the wrong hands. It's called "Wipe Technology," a proprietary suite of security functions that add a new layer of protection to data storage and IT equipment. Using Toshiba's Wipe technology, users can determine a range of security settings that fit their paranoia level, including invalidation of encryption keys and deleting data when a drive is removed from its housing or connected to an unauthorized host system. Image Credit: Toshiba Wipe Technology essentially adds a third layer of protection, the three levels being: Invalidation of all data by the system. This invalidates... Read more...