Writes Junk Onto a Hard Drive

~ $
dd if=/dev/random of=/dev/sda


dd – Perform low-level copying from one location to another.

if=/dev/random – Use /dev/random (random data) as the input – you may also see locations such as /dev/zero (zeros).

of=/dev/sda – Output to the first hard disk, replacing its file system with random garbage data.

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