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Regular Windows delete command does not delete the files permanently. Those files can be easily retrieved. Many of scandal videos that has been floating around the net lately were leaked out just by the sole fact that people often don't realize how easy is to retrieve files that were deleted by regular windows delete command. Not only that people that has access to your computer can retrieve those files but once you format your hard drive and sell it, or drop it away you are potentially giving somebody the opportunity to access everything you have ever had or done on your computer. Shredder module in Shadow is easy to use editor that will permanently destroy files you choose to the point they can never be recovered. This is possible by employing algorithm that overwrites files multiple times, using advanced military grade level method which is approved by Department of Defense. The user can choose up to 35 passes (Gutmann method) and how may times algorithm to be executed.