There is a significant difference between software claiming to be “in compliance” with standards and
software that is “certified” by recognized security organizations. WhiteCanyon doesn’t believe its
customers should have to verify that WhiteCanyon software performs as it claims. As a re...
Encrypting hard drives adds an effective new level of data protection and security for organizations.
However, there is a disturbing trend of relying upon encryption as the sole form of data sanitization.
While encrypted data may seem inaccessible it should never be considered ‘sanitized’ sinc...
All hard drives are wiped in accordance to DoD
5220.22-M specication or any of WipeDrive’s supported
overwrite patterns. Customers may also create a custom
pattern if needed.
The Common Criteria represents the outcome of efforts to develop criteria for
evaluation of IT security that are widely useful within the international community.
It is an alignment and development of a number of source criteria: the existing
European, US and Canadian criteria (ITSEC, TCSEC and C...
WipeDrive plays a key role in the data lifecycle for personal, business, and government use.
Despite the fact WipeDrive is currently being used at numerous Air Force Bases, we still get many
questions on whether WipeDrive needs to be on the EVP. We have researched this subject extensively
and have published this Fact Sheet with our findings.
This Security Target (ST) defines the Information Technology (IT) security requirements for WipeDrive 6.1. WipeDrive is a disk sanitizing tool that permanently erases all data from hard drives and other data storage devices. This includes but is not exclusive to: HPA partitions, DCO partitions, rema...
The IT product identified in this certificate has been evaluated at an accredited testing laboratory using the Common Methodology for IT Security Evaluation (Version 3.1) for conformance to the Common Criteria for IT Security Evaluation (Version 3.1). This certificate applies only to the specific ve...
WipeDrive solves the problem of erasing hot-swapped and
loose hard drives by oering a hybrid solution that consists of
both a specialized hardware unit designed for data erasure
combined with government-grade WipeDrive software.
Together this solution allows organizations to erase server
The General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, was passed by the European Union in April 2016 and went into effect on May 25, 2018. It applies to any organization that collect and store personal data, including names, home addresses, phone numbers, emails, and social media posts. Bank and health i...