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Re: Laptop - Full Disk Encryption?
From: Johnny Wong <johnnywkm () gmail com>
Date: Wed, 17 Oct 2007 23:53:58 +0800
This topic was discussed in this list before. There are a couple out
there like Safeboot (acquired by McAfee), PGP, Pointsec, Ultimaco, SecureDoc.
You have rightly pointed out that key/password management is more
important than the encryption method deployed (most products support
At 05:04 PM 17-10-07, fac51 wrote:
Does anyone know of a good full disk encryption product. It will be
used for senior management so it must be easy to use and recover if
the password is forgotten. Assumptions are that laptop information
security is strongest if data is not saved locally but an audit has
revealed otherwise. Technical Controls (proposed) 1. BIOS password.
(currently not enforced) 2. Full disk or partition encryption.
(currently not enforced) Is there anything else I should take into
account? I have read that encryption is useless if the password that
is used is not strong is this true? Thanks in advance for any help,
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