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Why one-pass data wiping is enough

An excellent article explaining why only one data wiping pass is enough to completely and irrecoverably destroy data.
The Urban Legend of Multipass Hard Disk Overwrite.
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R-Wipe&Clean 10.6 Build 1974

A new version of R-Wipe & Clean is available for download.
New features:
+ New items are added to the Internet (Google Chrome) section: Current Session Commands, Current Tabs Commands, Last Session Commands, Last Tabs Commands.
+ A new item is added to the Internet (Mozilla Firefox) section: Predicting Data
+ The following items are added to Activity Traces of several applications: GIMP: Font Cache, Thunderbird: Cache Files and Update Logs.
+ The trial period ...
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BSOD on Win 8.1 & R-Crypto

Hi,
I just had a BSOD while trying to close a container made with R-Crypto (1.5 b 3346). Is this frequent ? Also the container resize function is not working apparently, is this normal ?

Thanks.
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Swap file (pagefile.sys)

Hello.

I'm testing "R-Wipe & Clean" and can't find any option to wipe swap file (pagefile.sys) in Windows 7.
Where is that? How can I wipe pagefile.sys?

Thanks
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R-Wipe&Clean 10.5 Build 1967

A new version of R-Wipe & Clean is available for download.
New features:
+ New items are added to the Internet (Google Chrome) section: Address Bar History, Auxiliary Traces, DNS Prefetching Data, Most Visited Sites Data, Prerendering Data, Quota Manager Data, Search History, Sync Data, TLS Certificates.
+ The Stored Applications Compatibility Settings item is added to the User section.

Improvements:
* Support for the newest Mozilla Firefox version (32.0).
* Boss Key implementation is ...
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R-Crypto: Encryption Mode

What encryption mode(s) does R-Crypto use?

CBC
LRW
XTS

Thanks,
Jake
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R-Crypto: Password strengthening

Is the "data hashing algorithm" used to stretch, strengthen, salt the password?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Key_stretching

Thanks,
Jake
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R-Crypto: Release history

Where can I find the change log / release history for R-Crypto?

Or is this a frozen product? I noticed the EULA is 2009.

Thanks,
Jake
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R-Crypto: Resize/ReEncrypt: Functionality not supported

I tried to resize and tried to re-encrypt a container, but I received an error:

This functionality is not supported by the current version of the system.


Version 1.5 (Build 3346)

What version do I need to get?
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No wipe when cleaning?

It appear that, despite calling it "wiping", running a system clean doesn't use any wiping/shredding algorithm.

Is this the case?

Thanks in advance
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