Shred raw data documents

SearchSecurity member Shawn Weikel offers guidelines for destroying documents.

Shred raw data documents

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[1] Confidential data should be finely shredded.

[2] Classified data should be cross-shredded.

[3] Unclassified data needs only simple, one-way shredding.

[4] Use a "destroy log" to maintain shredding operation.


This was last published in July 2001

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