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In numerous internet reports, CBS, using a photocopier expert purchased four machines from a used photocopier warehouse. Then using a forensic software program available free on the internet they were able to download hundreds of images including police records, payslips and social security numbers from the hard drives of the digital copiers.

One thing to remember is that encryption on photocopiers has improved with information on hard drives in most cases encrypted by default. Most modern digital copiers support (IIO) immediate image overwrite or (ODIO) on demand image overwrite that will effectively delete saved images. Samsung's latest range of digital copiers overwrite hard drive data three times in compliance with United States Department of Defense (DoD) directive. This prevents forensic software from extracting useful information. Xerox say their image overwrite...

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