Media Destruction

Overview Identity theft or theft of valuable University information can be the result when computer hard drives or removable media fall into the wrong hands. You can prevent serious losses by taking advantage of our data wipe and media destruction services. Any media containing HIPAA data must be destroyed even if it is encrypted.
Available To Faculty, Staff, Departments
Benefits When we securely remove data from devices or media before you get rid of them, the information can’t be inadvertently lost to unauthorized individuals. Personal information is removed from jeopardy. You can choose to have the data wiped from the devices or media or have them destroyed altogether.
Key Features
  • Data wipe and verification
  • Secure device destruction
  • Service available for computer hard drives, CDs, DVDs, flash drives, memory sticks, and other removable media
Requirements None
Cost No charge
Getting Started Contact BUMC IT for more information.