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Queen's University

A4. Secure Data Deletion and Destruction

Computer storage media (hard drives, CDs, tapes, etc.) should be disposed of in a secure manner. Before re-selling, donating or giving away a computer or storage device, all personal and confidential data must be deleted using a secure deletion process.


ITServices offers a secure hard drive destruction and disposal service, and a secure hard drive data deletion service.

For portable media (DVDs, CDs, USB keys) physically destroying the media beyond repair is required.

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