IT media sanitization: D97-3/6-2017E-PDF

"The ITSP.40.006 v2 IT Media Sanitization publication contains guidance for IT Security for Practitioners and other IT security authorities to help reduce the risk of exploitation of residual data on IT equipment with electronic memory and/or data storage media. This guidance applies to data at all levels of sensitivity. The media to be sanitized may be a discrete item such as a storage device, or it may be part of a network or mobile data processing device"--Overview, p. 3.

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Department/Agency Communications Security Establishment (Canada)
Title IT media sanitization
Series Title Practitioner series, information technology security guidance ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Nettoyage des supports de TI. Cover title. "Unclassified." "July 2017."
Date 2017.
Number of Pages 42 p.
Catalogue Number
  • D97-3/6-2017E-PDF
Subject Terms Computer security, Federal government