CISSP Practice question #119

What would be proper data disposal of SSD drives?
A: Degaussing.
B: Formatting.
C: Deleting all files.
D: Overwriting.

CBK 2: Asset Security
Source: ThorTeaches.com practice tests

Answer


D: SSD drives can’t be degaussed and formatting or deleting the files only removes the file structure, most if not all files are recoverable. We would need to overwrite all the data with random 0s and 1s.

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