Jetico Product Release Notes: BCWipe Total WipeOut v.3

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Minimum System Requirements 

BCWipe Total WipeOut needs Windows system for Configuration Wizard installation. The Wizard program is used for creating a bootable USB disk and/or preparing an ISO image. 

BCWipe Total WipeOut allows you to boot a computer with one of following platforms:

  • x86, BIOS or EFI
  • x64, BIOS or EFI, including Intel-based Mac


Product Updates 

29-May-2017 | v.3.5.1 

  • Fixed minor bugs.


14-December-2016 | v.3.5.0 

  • Added support for Non-Volatile Memory Express drives (NVMe) working with native commands such as User Data Erase and Cryptographic Erase.
  • Added ability to eliminate BIOS restrictions and automatically unfreeze drives before using the native firmware command ATA Secure Erase.
  • Improved reports and logging.
  • Fixed minor bugs.

01-June-2016 | v.3.0.4 

  • Updated Linux kernel to v.4.5.
  • Improved boot logging - boot logs now sent to Internet and/or written on USB drives.

02-May-2016 | v.3.0.3 

  • Unified code base for BCWipe Total WipeOut and BCWipe Total WipeOut - Enterprise Edition.

04-December-2015 | v.3.0.2 

  • Added 'Auto-Wipe' option for a group of computers. When enabled, the wiping process is started automatically as soon as the computer boots from network.
  • Improved reports interface and added 'Process Duration' and 'I/O errors' fields.
  • Added 'Wiping Policy' and 'Report Options' settings to default groups.
  • Improved processing of bad sectors.
  • Added ability to choose wiping policy on client side (Offline mode only).
  • Added ability to open automatically firewall port during deployment.
  • Fixed issue with certificate installation in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed error in reporting information about HPA/DCO reset.

17-September-2015 | v.3.0.1 

  • Commercial version 3.0 of BCWipe Total WipeOut released. 
  • Added capability to centrally manage wiping operations.
  • Added capability to centrally create and store wiping reports.
  • Added browser-based interface.
  • Added support for role-based access control.
  • Added capability to create wiping policies.
  • Added support for PXE booting option.