Data Encryption On iTunes Backups Uses AES-256.

By now you should have heard that it’s possible for Apple to track your location via the iPhone (or rather, via the backup files in iTunes), which garnered the company some government attention, domestic as well as foreign; a lawsuit; and untold amounts of bad publicity. The furor caused Steve Jobs to comment on the […] read more

Drive Encryption Software: Omnicare (Kentucky) Notifies Nearly 9,000 Of Data Breach.

North Carolina residents who were being service by Omnicare, Inc., a Kentucky company that focuses on pharmaceutical care for senior citizens, were affected by the theft of a laptop.  The breach involved 8,845 patients.  It wasn’t revealed whether hard disk encryption like AlertBoot was used to protect the contents of the notebook computer, although the […] read more