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 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
    • 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’ Choice Award
    • July 16: Mentioned on AOL’s homepage
    • June: Eraser gets a mention on
    • 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
    • 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