Clean metadata from PDF file

Written by  on July 27, 2015 

Metadata in files can be usted to get sensitive information about the file creator, we can easily clean that metadata using various software solutions.

quick notes about to clean metadata from a pdf file using qpdf;

original: info.pdf

edited: edited—info.pdf

 

$ sudo apt-get install qpdf

qpdf –qdf –object-streams=disable info.pdf qdf—info.pdf

qpdf qdf—info.pdf edited—info.pdf

pdfinfo -meta edited—info.pdf

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