Security utility to completely wipe the file or folder selected by user.

Overview

TACHYON File Wiper is a security utility that completely deletes the files or folders selected by user from hard disk so that contents of file or personal information cannot be leaked by data recovery software.

Features

File Wipe

  • Supports the feature of wiping file and folder completely.
  • Supports 4 types of wiping file algorithm and feature to wipe file using a wanted algorithm.
  • Prevents file recovery by repeatedly overwriting data in a wiped data spaces.

Scheduling

  • Supports wiping files and folders by automatically launching the program according to user settings.
  • Daily, weekly, monthly, specific time launching can be set.

Update

  • Auto updates

Wiping algorithm

Algorithm Wipe Level Wipe Speed Overwrite Count

Peter Gutmann Algorithm

Algorithm that overwriting 35 times of any encoding method makes it completely unrecoverable.

Very High

Very Slow

35

US DoD 5220.22-M(8-306. /E, C and E)

Go through US DoD 5220.22-M(8-306. /E) and overwrites random single character and do the same ‘E’ process one more time

High

Slow

7

US DoD 5220.22-M(8-306. /E)

Algorithm that overwrites random data and overwrites it with complement of data and overwrites random value once more

Normal

Normal

3

Single Pass Algorithm

Algorithm that overwrites all sectors with “0”

Very Low

Very Fast

1

System Requirements

Operating System

  • Windows XP SP3 (32bit)
  • Windows Vista SP2 (32bit, 64bit)
  • Windows 7 SP1 (32bit, 64bit)
  • Windows 8.0 (32bit, 64bit)
  • Windows 8.1 (32bit, 64bit)
  • Windows 10 (32bit, 64bit)

Hardware

  • CPU 3.8 GHz Intel Pentium 4 or higher processor
  • 2 GB of RAM or more
  • Minimum 20 GB of available hard disk space

Multilingual

  • Supports Korean, English

※ General information on the operating systems supported by TACHYON products, and detailed versions are provided separately.

Precautions before use

  • This product is a file wipe product, file and folders that have been completely wiped cannot be recovered.

  • ※ Check the target file and folders before proceeding with wipe

Usage guide

  • This product is a license product that needs to be purchased as much as the required computer quantity.

  • The right to use this product is provided upon purchase and can be used immediately after downloading and installing the program.

  • This product can be used permanently after purchase, and upgrades and technical support services are available for one year.

  • A new version of this product can be used after upgrading or purchasing a new one.

Refunds guide

  • You will be fully refunded within 7 days from the date you purchase it.

  • Refunds are not possible after 7 days from the payment date in accordance with the "TACHYON Product Use Agreement".

User Interface

  • Main UI

  • Algorithm selection

  • Schedule list

  • Schedule log