Vancouver, Canada — Mireth Technology Corp. has released version 6.1.2 of ShredIt X, its easy to use file shredder and hard drive cleaner software for Mac OS X. Version 6.1.2 of ShredIt X is a maintenance release addressing an issue with duplicate drive names.
ShredIt is easy-to-use privacy software for Mac OS X that erases data so it can’t be recovered. It can be used to erase files, folders, disk free space, previously deleted files, hard drives, external drives, network drives and CD-RWs. ShredIt comes with a wide range of features, including built in safety features along with advanced shredding features such as, government standards compliance and a configurable overwrite pattern.
The need for ShredIt
Because throwing data in the computer trash does not remove the file contents from the hard drive, the data can be recovered by someone else. Many users want to erase sensitive data to mitigate the risk of it being recovered. In addition, users who need to dispose of confidential data on an ongoing basis need a fast way to shred files without having to erase their entire trash can or their entire hard drive. Users who want to erase the contents of a hard drive before disposing of a computer need an easy way to erase the drive so that they can do the job successfully.
Pricing and Availability
ShredIt X is available for immediate download, or on CD-ROM, starting at $24.95. Educational pricing and volume discounts are available. ShredIt X runs on Mac OS X. ShredIt is also available for Mac OS 7, Mac OS 8, Mac OS 9, Windows. For more information, visit http://mireth.com/shredit/shredit-x/
About Mireth Technology Corp.
Founded in 1991, Mireth Technology Corp. (www.mireth.com) produces easy-to-use and cost effective Mac Apps, including ShredIt, NetShred, and Music Man. Mireth is well-known in the industry for providing robust, well-tested products and outstanding customer support. A Vancouver based corporation, Mireth Technology produces “The right software for the job.”(TM)