Secure process for destroying data and electronic devices before selling them.
Technological advancements, increased connectivity, and the rise of the Internet of Things, businesses around the globe are collecting and storing ever-growing amounts of data. As such, secure data storage is a critical resource, one that needs to be effectively managed to benefit the organization and protect its employees and customers from data breaches.
As there are many devices that can store data, if there is not a secure process for destroying data and electronic devices before selling or donating, it may be recovered by malicious.
Devices list in this recommendation includes computers, smartphones, tablets, and digital devices that can record data.