Full Disk Encryption: Oregon National Guard Loses Laptop.

The Oregon National Guard is sending out an alert: guard members should be on the lookout for ID theft attempts.  A laptop computer with members’ personal information was stolen, and although the device was password-protected, it did not make use of more advanced forms of data security like laptop encryption software from AlertBoot. How Many […] read more

Drive Encryption Software: U of Nevada Health System Warms Of Patient Data Breaches.

Computers were stolen from the Reno offices of the University Health System, a clinical program run by the University of Nevada School of Medicine.  It appears that full disk encryption software like AlertBoot was not used to secure patient data, since potentially affected patients are being alerted that their information “may have been viewed without […] read more

Data Encryption Software: Two Hong Kong Hospitals Go Public With Data Breach.

The Hospital Authority in Hong Kong announced two data breach incidents.  The breaches could have been easily avoided by following proper procedures and using information security software such as drive encryption software from AlertBoot. Caritas Medical Centre and Kowloon Hospital Caritas Medical Centre experienced a breach when a computer disk drive went missing  from a […] read more