Reviews & Testimonials

Here are the reviews for Version 5, collected over the last 5 years. If you have reviewed Eraser, please let us know in the Eraser forum so that it can be included on this page.

Eraser 6

Year: 2015

      Year: 2014

      Year: 2013

      Year: 2012

      Eraser 5

      Year: 2009

    • Jan: Received CNET mention.
    • Year: 2007

    • June: Reviewed on¬ www.sourcetrunk.com. Podcast aired on the 6th of June 2007.
    • May: Included on Cover CD of¬ Computerbild
    • May: Included on Featured Cover DVD included with Windows XP Made Easy magazine

    Year: 2006

    • December: Received USA Today mention
    • November: Included on Cover CD of¬ Chip Magazine¬†Germany
    • October: Included on Covermount CD of¬ PC Professionale¬†Italy
    • September: Included on Covermount CD of¬ Computerbild
    • October: Included on Covermount CD of Windows XP Made Easy magazine
    • October: Included on Covermount CD of¬ www.com-magazin.de
    • May: PC Japan – mentioned in the magazine and bundled on CD
    • February: PC Japan – mentioned in the magazine and bundled on CD
    • January:¬ PC Magazine¬†– Greece – included on bundled CD
    • January:¬ c’t magazine¬†– included on their CD ROM

    Year: 2005

    Year: 2004

    • Dec: ‘Computer Hoy’ awards Eraser first place. Outright winner when compared with Jetico BCWipe v.3, O&O Software Safe Erase 2.0, Cypherix Securelt, Paragon Technolgie Disk Wiper 5.5 and Ontrack
    • November: Winner of¬ Chip Magazine’s¬†‘Best File Shredder Award’
    • October: Eraser appears in Fayeteeville Observer, Monday, October 25, 2004
    • August: Included on CD ROM of magazine for a German Publishing House Verlagsgruppe mbH
    • August-Oct: Included on CD ROM of¬ Computerwoche
    • August: Mentioned in¬ PC World¬†Magazine
    • Jul: Reviewed in¬ Computerbild¬†Magazine (Germany)
    • June: Reviewed and included on¬ Softonic’s¬†CD-Rom distribution
    • February: Eraser is selected by participants in the alt.comp.freeware newsgroup as a¬ 2004 Pricelessware¬†pick
    • February: Eraser is included in the cover mount CD of PC Professionale magazine
    • January: Eraser on the Service disk bundled with¬ PC World ItaliaMagazine

    Year: 2003

    • October: Recommended by The Screen Savers at¬ TechTV
    • July:¬ PC Mag¬†Editors‚Äô Choice Award
    • July 16: Mentioned on AOL’s homepage
    • June: Eraser gets a mention on¬ SecurityFocus.com.
    • April: Microsoft Windows XP – The Official Magazine came with a CD named “File management & organization kit” which included Eraser
    • April:¬ PC World¬†New Zealand
    • March:¬ The Small Business Technology Magazine¬†wrote a short review entitled¬ The Best Things in Life Are Free
    • February: Eraser gets a mention on¬ onwisconsin.com
    • February:¬ TechTV¬†recommends Eraser as an Ultimate Data Destruction tool
    • February: PC Advisor Tips & Tricks
    • January:¬ Rochester Democrat and Chronicle¬†– Rochester NY
    • January: Eraser gets a mention on¬ USA Today
    • January: PCPro – Page 170: Article highlighting the Gutmann Method used by Eraser
    • JanuaryArticle on Eraser in Download DX Magazine – Japan Written in Japanese