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Securely Deleting Encrypted Data on Linux

Hands-On Lab


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David Thomas

Database Training Architect II





In this scenario you are the Systems Administrator for a healthcare company. Your manager has tasked you with logging into the fileserver running CentOS Linux 7.7 and securely deleting some sensitive patient data, ensuring that it cannot be easily recovered. No other files should be altered.

What are Hands-On Labs?

Hands-On Labs are scenario-based learning environments where learners can practice without consequences. Don't compromise a system or waste money on expensive downloads. Practice real-world skills without the real-world risk, no assembly required.