Western Digital, maker of the favored My Disk exterior laborious drives, is recommending prospects unplug My Guide Dwell storage units from the Web till additional discover whereas firm engineers examine unexplained compromises which have utterly wiped knowledge from units world wide.
The mass incidents of disk wiping got here to gentle on this thread on Western Digital’s help discussion board. To date, there are not any experiences of deleted knowledge later being restored.
All my knowledge is gone
“I’ve a WD mybook stay related to my residence LAN and labored wonderful for years,” the particular person beginning the thread wrote. “I’ve simply discovered that someway all the information on it’s gone right this moment, whereas the directories appears there however empty. Beforehand the 2T quantity was nearly full however now it exhibits full capability.”