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Mac Security Article Extra - For People Wearing Tinfoil Hats

Article ID = 89
Article Title = Mac Security Article Extra - For People Wearing Tinfoil Hats
Article Author(s) = Graham Needham (BH)
Article Created On = 22nd May 2012
Article Last Updated = 25th July 2017
Article URL = http://www.macstrategy.com/article.php?89

Article Brief Description:
Security information for those that like to wear tinfoil hats

For People Wearing Tinfoil Hats

This article is number nine in a series of MacStrategy security articles:

Additional Apple Security Resources

Network Connection Monitoring Software

Tinfoil Hats At The Ready

SSD/Flash Storage Secure Erase

There is no standard SSD secure erase so either buy an SSD/Flash Storage device that implements hardware encryption or make sure you encrypt the SSD/Flash Storage device before you use it for personal data/applications i.e.

Destroying Storage Devices

If you do not believe securely erasing and recycling your storage device is good enough you may want to consider physically destroying it:

Article Keywords: Macintosh Mac OS X OSX macOS Security

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