Pointsec suggest that if you do recycle your PC you should consider the following options.
- Encrypt it!
- Remove hard drives from PCs before recycling
- Use commercial, professional and reputable companies to delete the hard drives.
- If you don’t trust any of the above methods then burn or smash the hard drive.
- And finally the survey found that on average every year companies admit to losing 5% of their mobile devices – that’s a lot of lost corporate devices for UK PLC!