Sharing Laptops With Encryption: U. Of Mississippi Medical Center Patient Data Breach.

The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) is notifying patients who visited UMMC between 2008 and January 2013 that their health information may have been stored on a laptop computer that’s “missing.”  Apparently, the device was not protected with laptop encryption like AlertBoot, which may have been a result of the laptop being “a shared […] read more

Managed Full Disk Encryption: City Of Macon Could Have Prevented Loss Of Data The Easy Way.

According to The Telegraph at, the Sheriff’s Office is investigating how computers that contained sensitive data ended up on the auction block at  The use of managed full disk encryption like AlertBoot would have prevented this particular data breach quite easily: it would have been a matter of “deleting” the machine from the […] read more