If you work with confidential information, you need a trusted resource for secure data destruction.
On many operating systems, deleting a file does not actually destroy the data, but simply removes headers. This opens up the file space for rewriting, but does not provide sufficient security for highly sensitive files.
As the experts in data recovery, Datarecovery.com engineers work with deleted digital files regularly. We understand the limitations of magnetic data storage. Our secure data destruction services provide a cost-effective way to stay protected while maintaining full compliance with various laws and regulations. Call 1-800-237-4200 to get started.
Datarecovery.com uses professional file deletion methods that completely eliminate data from any type of device, protecting you from compliance violations and privacy issues. Federal, state, and local regulations change frequently to keep up with evolving privacy concerns, and failing to comply with these detailed rules can be expensive — penalties include lengthy audits and significant fines.
Every industry shares the challenge of maintaining digital privacy, but the codes that govern data disposal vary between applications.
Major data protection and security laws include:
At Datarecovery.com, we employ federally recommended practices to follow all general regulations along with the standards specific to your industry. Our methods derive from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication 800-88: Guidelines for Media Sanitization. This publication details best practices for secure file deletion, and is updated frequently to cover new media.
Following NIST recommendations, our teams work with you to determine the best method of data destruction for your organization.
Consider the following questions when making a sanitization plan for storage media:
We offer secure deletion options for every type of device. While we regularly work with hard drives and servers, our laboratories are also equipped with read/write technologies for all types of data tapes. In addition to secure deletion, we offer tape recovery and duplication services. Contact a customer service team member for more information.
Datarecovery.com engineers verify the results of every secure deletion and provide professional documentation that can save you from an audit. We also verify third-party overwrites and low-level formats, assuring you that your sensitive data is safe.
We work with businesses, medical facilities, schools, and government agencies of every size, and can put together a custom data deletion package to match your unique needs. Call 1.800.237.4200 to discuss secure data destruction options.