Data Security: Windows 8 May Feature Picture Passwords.

If you’re using disk encryption software like AlertBoot, chances are you have to remember a slightly longish, complex password.  After all, what’s the use of the strongest encryption in the world if the password for accessing your encrypted contents is a short word like “love”? Microsoft might have a solution that is more elegant that […] read more

Medical CD Encryption: Washington MD’s Office Burglarized.

According to a press release, the offices of Paul C. Brown, M.D., P.S., were broken into and equipment stolen.  Among the stolen goods: CDs with patient data.  Based on the fact that the doctor is issuing a press release, it’s obvious that data encryption software like AlertBoot wasn’t used.  Or is it? Over 500 Patients […] read more