Disk Encryption Software: Hamilton County Sheriff Dept Laptop Stolen.

The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department in Ohio has issued an alert (and sent letters to the affected) that a laptop is missing, and people are at a higher risk of identity theft.  The laptop contained private information, including Social Security numbers.  It’s not mentioned whether drive encryption software like AlertBoot was used to protect the […] read more

Laptop Encryption Software: YJB Theft Puts Children’s Information At Risk (Possibly).

Thieves have stolen laptop computers and discs from a Youth Justice Board (YJB) building in London.  It is not known what type of information is available on the stolen items, or whether data protection programs like hard disk encryption from AlertBoot had been used to secure the information. YJB Collates Information The YJB, according to […] read more