Drive Encryption: Because 61% Of Data Losses Are Malicious In Nature.

A new study claims that malicious intent is behind 62% of all data losses: 29% is attributed to hackers and 33% is attributed to insiders.  The rest, 38%, is unintentional in nature.  With such figures, does it make sense to use data security tools like laptop encryption software from AlertBoot?  You betcha Preventing Data Breaches […] read more

Disk Encryption Software: Cooper University Hospital Residence Data Breach.

All residents who were at Cooper University Hospital for 2008/2009 and 2009/2010 are being alerted to the breach of their personal information.  A USB flashdrive went missing only hours after a database was copied to the device.  It hasn’t been mentioned whether full hard disk encryption was used to protect the contents of the drive. […] read more