NA 043

DIN Standards Committee Information Technology and IT Applications

Standards [CURRENT]

DIN 66399-1
Office machines - Destruction of data carriers - Part 1: Principles and definitions

Title (German)

Büro- und Datentechnik - Vernichten von Datenträgern - Teil 1: Grundlagen und Begriffe


Standard series DIN 66399 "Office machines - Destruction of data carriers" consists of the following parts: Part 1: Principles and definitions, Part 2: Requirements for equipment for destruction of data carriers. It applies for machines and facilities the intended use of which is to destruct information media containing sensitive information in a way that reproduction of the information displayed is either impossible or fairly difficult. Part 1 specifies the principles and definitions in the field of destruction of data carriers. Part 2 specifies the requirements for equipment for safe destruction of data carriers. The standards have been prepared by Working Committee NA 043-01-51 AA "Vernichten von Datenträgern" ("Destruction of data carriers").

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Responsible national committee

NA 043-04-51 AA - Destruction of data carriers  

Edition 2012-10
Original language German
Translation English
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