Vancouver, Canada (PRWEB) March 10, 2009
Mireth Technology Corp. has released version 5.3.1 of ShredIt for Windows, its simple to use file shredder and hard drive eraser software for Windows computers. Version 5.3.1 adds support for DoE overwrite standard compliance. With the addition of the Department of Energy standard, ShredIt for Windows now provides support for the four most prominent overwrite standards - Department of Defense 5220 standard, NSA standard, DoE standard and Gutmann standard.
Developed by the Department of Energy, the DoE overwrite standard is a secure, three-pass overwrite procedure that is used to clear, sanitize and destroy sensitive information. The standard is part of a comprehensive manual, DOE M 205.1-2, developed by the Department of Energy to ensure the confidentiality of Department of Energy information throughout its life cycle.
ShredIt is the easy-to-use file shredder for Windows that erases data so it can't be recovered. It can be used to erase files, folders, disk free space, previously deleted files, hard drives, external drives and network drives. ShredIt for Windows comes with a wide range of features, including built in safety features along with advanced shredding features such as, government overwrite standards compliance and a configurable overwrite pattern.
Pricing and Availability:
ShredIt for Windows is available for immediate download, or on CD-ROM, starting at $24.95. Registered users of previous versions of ShredIt for Windows can upgrade for free. Educational pricing and volume discounts are available. ShredIt for Windows runs on Windows 95, 98, 2000, NT, ME, XP and Vista. ShredIt is also available for Mac OS 7, Mac OS 8, Mac OS 9 and Mac OS X. For more information, visit http://www.mireth.com/shredit.html.
About Mireth Technology Corp.:
Founded in 1991, Mireth Technology Corp. (http://www.mireth.com) produces easy-to-use and cost effective Macintosh software, including ShredIt, NetShred, iVCD, Music Man, and MacVCD. Mireth is well-known in the industry for providing robust, well-tested products and outstanding customer support. A Vancouver based corporation, Mireth Technology produces "The right software for the job."(TM)