In some cases the operators are not allowed to change the wipe pattern to just any one we do support, or can only choose between a couple of them and not the whole list.
For this we offer the option to remove some from the list.
Note: This can only be done via the wd-options.cfg config file.
Under Wiping and verifying you can find the option:
By removing the # in front of it and add the pattern you would leave in the list you can narrow down the list.
Let's make an example for only NIST 1 pass, NIST 3 passes, HMG Baseline, HMG Enhanced, DoD 3 passes and DoD 7 passes, we suggest to add always the SSD Smart wipe there as well
For this it should look like this:
Options to choose from;
1) Single overwrite
2) Department of Defense 5220.22-M - 3 Pass
3) Department of Defense 5220.22-M - 7 Pass
4) HMG Infosec Standard #5 - Baseline
5) HMG Infosec Standard #5 - Enhanced
6) Canadian RCMP TSSIT OPS-II Standard Wipe
7) U.S. Army AR380-19
8) U.S. Air Force System Security Instructions 5020
9) German VSITR Standard
A) Navy Staff Office Publication (NAVSO P-5239-26)
B) The National Computer Security Center (NCSC-TG-025)
C) Russian Standard, GOST P50739-95 version 2
D) Australian Defense Signals Directorate ACSI-33 (X0-PD)
E) SecureErase + 1 overwrite with verify or NNSA NAP 14.1-C
F) Canadian CSEC ITSG-06
G) U.S. Air Force System Security Instructions 8580
I) SSD Smart Wipe
N) NIST 800-88r1
O) NIST 800-88r1 - 3 pass
Y) Hardware log only - NO WIPE
Z) Custom Wipe Pattern
If you need more information, please contact us via one of below options.
Our official support hours are 8:00 am to 16:30 pm, after those hours emailing us or submitting a ticket would be the best option.