A Safe and Secure Way to Decommission a Hard Drive | (ISC)² Article

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Pay particular attention to damaging the platters inside the hard drives where data is magnetically recorded” says UMich.edu.

Hard drives will typically have several platters mounted on the same spindle. See featured image. Be thorough.

Hard disk with platter

Physical destruction is generally considered the most secure and permanent type of data destruction, but this must be done to a provable level, as even a small piece of a disk may contain data. Typical techniques include grinding, shredding, incineration, applying corrosive chemicals, or applying extremely high voltage.

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Tradecraft: The Barium Meal or Enema

BARIUM MEAL: The technique of providing a suspect with a traceable item of information and then watching to monitor its progress in the hope of tracing it to an adversary is known as a barium meal after the medical procedure that allows physicians to follow the passage of mildly radioactive material through the body.

Often used to find “leaks” in the espionage, counter-espionage and organized crime circles, this is where a false piece of attractive intelligence is given to a suspected traitor to see where it “comes out on the other side” This is where the enema saying comes from.

During the Cold War this technique was used quite extensively to see how bad an agency or agent had been penetrated and/or compromised. Very often it was insignificant and small pieces of false “treasure” that gave away traitors, ie small details that might be overlooked in a standard report.

Stay Alert, Armed and Dangerous!

 

Cars Have Your Location. This Spy Firm Wants to Sell It to the U.S. Military

Cars Have Your Location. This Spy Firm Wants to Sell It to the U.S. Military

 

Another facet of 4GW that is currently being waged on the U.S. Citizen by our Government and elements of our Military.

Learn how to turn the tables and then turn the tide!

Stay Alert, Armed and Dangerous!

 

Subversion 101

From the Archives, 2018

Thanks to Viking Life Blog for posting this excellent video.

It is imperative for the Martial Citizen to understand the tenets of Fourth Generation Warfare (4GW) if he is to survive in the 21st century.

“The Highest Arc of Warfare is not to fight at all, but to subvert anything of value.”

Compare what is being taught here to what you are seeing unfold all across the Country right now.

Stay Alert, Armed and Dangerous.