If you decide you no longer want or require encryption on your removable media, you can disable BitLocker To Go. Learn how to reverse encryption and return your data to its original state.
If you are highly concerned about security, you might be pleased to discover that Microsoft gives you the option of enabling 256-bit AES encryption, which increases the number of possible key combinations from 2128 to 2256. Learn how to change encryption strength in BitLocker.
Windows 8 BitLocker To Go applies the same AES encryption to USB flash drives that is available through BitLocker Drive Encryption for local drives. This portable version helps protect your data in transit between other Windows computers so you don’t have to worry if you lose your drive.
Although you probably won’t need to do so very often, knowing how to go about selecting a new password for your BitLocker account is imperative if you feel it may have been compromised. These straightforward steps will walk you through the process.
Find out how to encrypt any file for free with 7-Zip. Read this tutorial.
TrueCrypt is safe to use, and should be considered by anyone looking for trustworthy open-source software.
You would never want your USB drive to be accessed by strangers. Here’s how to encrypt your flash drive using BitLocker To Go.
Amazon’s Kindle Fire set the media alight with security and privacy concerns when it was announced. Much of the initial attention was focused on whether the Silk browser was performing a man-in-the-middle attack on its users. Amazon responded, but aspects of Silk’s architecture are still concerning.
Encryption is a key process in network security, and very often indispensable when transmitting sensitive data. A good knowledge of encryption practices is part of keeping a home network safe.
Exchanging safe, secure e-mail messages is easy with the help of the right e-mail program. No special knowledge or training is needed to use this popular software, but will it help keep your messages private?