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I want to create a file wiping application that support different file system. I want to delete the file name in Master File Table after delete the file using windows API, so it cannot be recovered by recovery software.
Posted 1-Apr-13 15:57pm
Edited 2-Apr-13 17:39pm
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ThePhantomUpvoter at 1-Apr-13 21:21pm
   
The obvious question is why would you need to? Are you trying to create a file wiping application?
Allen Chenn at 2-Apr-13 22:34pm
   
I want to create a file wiping application that support different file system. I want to delete the file name in MFT after delete the file using windows API, and it cannot be recovered by recovery software. Can you gave me some addvice?
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov at 1-Apr-13 22:06pm
   
Managed File Transfer? Master File Table? Media Foundation Transform?
Do you see the point, why using abbreviations is bad?
—SA
Allen Chenn at 2-Apr-13 22:37pm
   
I want to create a file wiping application that support different file system. I want to delete the file name in Master File Table after delete the file using windows API, and it cannot be recovered by recovery software.
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov at 2-Apr-13 23:20pm
   
Secure wiping actually should delete the physical data from disk sectors, no just names, if you want to prevent access to data of deleted files...
—SA
Allen Chenn at 3-Apr-13 1:32am
   
Thank you, I know What you mean, Delete the name is my first step
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov at 3-Apr-13 13:28pm
   
Sure, I don't mind. I wish I could help but I did not work with this file system of this level, only on "physical" drive level (heads, tracks, +sectors...).
—SA

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