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Security :: Macintosh OS X Encryption

Before proceeding, seek the support of your ITC.

Do not encrypt the only copy of protected data. Mobile devices have a greater exposure to damaging environments, and data on these devices, encrypted or not, can suddenly become unrecoverable.


Security :: BitLocker Encryption for Windows 7/Windows 8/Windows Server 2012

BitLocker is included with Windows 7/Windows 8/Windows Server 2012 and provides Full Volume Encryption. By encrypting the entire hard drive, the operating system can provide a much higher level of security against offline attacks.


Security :: Encryption

Encryption is the transformation of data into a form unreadable by anyone without the secret decryption key. Its purpose is to ensure confidentiality and privacy by keeping the information hidden from anyone for whom it is not intended.


Security :: Virus Protection

Computer viruses used to be very obvious - you'd know that your computer was infected because threatening messages would appear on your screen, or applications stopped working.


Security :: Using Hardware to Boost Software Security

The best way to protect personally identifiable or other confidential information stored on a computer is to encrypt it. However,