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WIPE 2014.12

Protect your privacy by clearing program and Windows' logs

by Bob Thornton

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License: Free, for personal-use only
Operating Systems: Windows 7 (32 bit), Windows 7 (64 bit), Windows 8, Windows Vista (32 bit), Windows Vista (64 bit), Windows XP
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Languages: English
Software Cost: Free
Date Updated: 09 September 2014
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Protect your privacy with WIPE

Most people are aware of the fact that their web browser stores a huge amount of information about online activity, and if this should fall into the wrong hands there could be untold consequences. But it is not just web browsers that track activities - the same is true of a huge number of programs as well as Windows itself.

WIPE is a privacy tool that can be used to ensure that no revealing information about computer activity is left on your hard drive. As well as clearing your browsing history and cookies, the program will also delete auto-complete entries, clean index.dat files and remove temporary internet files.

But it doesn't end there. WIPE will also clear the clipboard and the list of recently used files maintained by Windows. To hide information about pictures that have been viewed, thumbs.db files can be deleted as RSS logs can be cleared as well as countless other program logs.

There is built in support for a wide variety of programs from web browsers and media players to office tools and instant messaging clients. There are a number of wiping methods to choose from which help to ensure that any data that is deleted cannot be recovered - including Gutmann standard which overwrites data 39 times. If you want to protect your privacy, WIPE is the tool for you.

WIPE 2014.12 adds support for these apps:

• Added support for browser Chrome 38 (future version).
• Added support for browser Opera 25 (future version).
• Added support for browser FireFox 33 (future version).
• Added support for Avant browser 12 (Based on IE engine, thus not too many cleaning options. You should clean IE if you wish to remove garbage in Avant browser).
• Added support for Slim browser 7 (Based on IE engine, thus not too many cleaning options. You should clean IE if you wish to remove garbage in Slim browser).
• Improved detection of WordPad for Windows 8.
• Added support for browser Netscape Navigator 9.
• Small visual changes in installation procedure.
• Date of release: 8 September 2014.

Verdict:

WIPE makes it easy to protect your privacy and support for such a large number of programs helps to simplify the process of clearing activity logs beyond recovery.

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