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Protect Your Hard Drive Secrets With a Simple Sticker


While I don’t think that hackers need any info on how to destroy their data in case of an FBI raid, other people might need a helping hand. Here’s the easiest way to destroy your hard drive, in case of an emergency. FYI, you’d best keep a drill handy.

hacker easy hard drive destroy drill

Just like in the movies, the “safest” way of disposing of a hard drive would be a strong electromagnet or some white phosphorous explosives. Since most of us don’t have easy access to either of these, I guess this sticker do quite nicely.

hacker easy hard drive destroy drill

You can find the pattern to print out right here. Randy Sarafan recommends that you check the appropriate iFixt teardown to locate the exact position of your laptop’s hard drive before applying your sticker.

hacker easy hard drive destroy drill

[via Free Art & Technology]

Comments (1):

  1. External Portable Hard Drive says:

    Collectors computer is on but a person retrieving or writing anything with the memory, the platters in the disk drive are always spinning.
    External Portable Hard Drive

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