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== How are they more valuable than mount -o ro? ==
  name = BCWipe |
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  maintainer = [[Jetico, Inc.]] |
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  os = {{Linux}}, {{FreeBSD}}, {{OpenBSD}}, {{Solaris}}, Digital Unix, {{Irix}}, {{Windows}} |
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  genre = {{Secure deletion}} |
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  license = {{Commercial}}, {{Other license}} |
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  website = [http://www.jetico.com/bcwipe3.htm jetico.com/bcwipe3.htm], [http://www.jetico.com/bcwipe_unix.htm jetico.com/bcwipe_unix.htm] |
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'''BCWipe''' is a secure data deletion tool for [[Windows]] and [[Unix]]-like [[operating systems]].
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To add value, wouldn't a write-blocker need to be infallible, then *proven* to be infallible? (That is, proven to be as such, within the margin demonstrated by proving compliance with RTCA/DO-178B using Criticality Level 1).  [[User:John Crout|johnc]] 17:49, 28 December 2011 (PST)
 
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It supports [[US DoD 5200.28-STD]] compliant data deletion as well as the "[[Peter Gutmann]] wiping scheme".
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Revision as of 20:49, 28 December 2011

How are they more valuable than mount -o ro?

To add value, wouldn't a write-blocker need to be infallible, then *proven* to be infallible? (That is, proven to be as such, within the margin demonstrated by proving compliance with RTCA/DO-178B using Criticality Level 1). johnc 17:49, 28 December 2011 (PST)