Designed and developed by IT Works Software, AceErase is a privacy protection software utility that is intended to help users secure their data as well as protect their privacy. Supported on various Windows systems such as Windows 2000, 2003, 2008, 7, XP, Vista, and Server version; this security utility is available on a free to try basis, with certain functional limitations such as 15 uses of Zero Wipe shredding. This utility uses a shredding mechanism that uses DoD based algorithms and claims to permanently and securely erase all your files. The tool can also be used to remove traces of your online activities as well as system related activities. You can also configure automatic shredding using Windows Task Scheduler.