Secure delete temporary files that popular programs
Some facts about temporary files:
- It's easy to recover temporary files of any
- It seems that actual content of file might be available
- Cookies records, containing your passwords and logins, can be recovered even if
they were deleted;
- Your network paths and cached pages and images are still visible,
even if cache was cleared;
Why? Because all software you use delete file, not wipe. You can
use file shredder, but you cannot point it to specific temporary file (as it
is created and deleted silently by program). Shred Agent
works in background and can see all these
Secure delete Word temporary
MS Word create a temp files each time user opens a .doc file. The Word
temporary file is contain the actual content of the file, so it's easy for
intruder to recover Word temporary file and restore your valuable data.
Shred Agent displays the temporary file in it's log, the Action field is
marked as "Wiped". This means that Shred Agent have found necessary
temporary file and wiped it successfully.
Internet Explorer Temporary
Files - wipe them, not delete
When you delete Internet Explorer Temporary files (using some special
software or just running necessary command from Internet Explorer) all your
temporary files are actually easy recoverable with any unease software,
including freeware. The problem is that Internet Explorer just delete file,
and not wipe. What Shred Agent can do for you? See the screenshot below, it
can see all temporary files that Internet Explorer deletes and Shred Agent
wipe them instead.
Internet Explorer cookies - how
to delete them really secure
IE cookies are the records that different web-sites creates, these
records may contain some really important information such as passwords,
logins and so on. It's easy to clear cookies with Internet Explorer - just
few clicks, but it's also very easy to recover this files. Background mode
file shredder, Shred Agent, can see cookie files that Internet Explorer
deleted and wipe this file securely as follows from screenshot below.
Delete Mozilla FireFox
temporary cookies files - remove cookies in safer way!
Shred Agent displays that Mozilla FireFox constantly creates and deletes
temporary files, named something like cookies*. These files could contain a
valuable information that will be accessible to intruder. Shred Agent makes
the deletion of this files secure, so it will not be possible to recover
temporary cookies created and deleted by FireFox. Use Shred Agent together
with your FireFox browser to remove cookies in a safer way.
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When you upgrade your
hardware and get rid of the old disk drives it might be a good idea to wipe
all the files first. If you do that, no one will be able to restore the
sensitive information you have stored on your old hard disk.
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