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The glorious uncertainty: Backup world is having a GDPR moment

Doctor Syntax Silver badge

Re: Not a problem

"You have Fred's data on a tape backup that you know you cannot dump in the bin but at the same time you can no longer read."

This raises questions about the sanity of the audit or about your failure to migrate the old data to new media once the old one becomes obsolete. It also raises the question of whether you have effectively forgotten everything on the old media already.

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