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Tips & Tricks For Using Windows 8

Learn all about Windows 8 and how to get the very best out of it with this app that contains some 102 tutorial and demo lessons.Lessons:Windows...

December 9, 2014 by Peter Brown Applications

Researchers break into BitLocker

Researchers published a technique for getting around Microsoft's BitLocker disk-encryption technology, even when BitLocker is used in connection with a hardware-based Trusted Platform Module.

December 7, 2009 by

BitLocker for dummies (...students)

Students need security; it's a paramount element of university life. Without security, our laptops can go missing (or stolen, depending on which university you go to), and a good proportion of your life you can say goodbye to.

January 3, 2009 by

M3 Bitlocker Recovery Free

M3 Bitlocker Recovery Free is the World's first free Bitlocker password recovery and data recovery software. M3 Bitlocker Recovery...

September 21, 2014 by M3 Technic

Win Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 move ahead in lockstep

During Day 2 of WinHEC, Microsoft showed off a number of the new features that it will deliver in Windows Server 2008 R2 -- a k a "Windows 7 Server -- when it ships in the next year or so. Among them: Support for up to 256 logical processors; branch-office caching, "Bitlocker to Go" drive encryption and other new technologies designed to work "better together" with Windows 7.

November 6, 2008 by

Free BitLocker Manager

Free BitLocker Manager is a strong and yet simple software for managing Microsoft BitLocker drive encryption and is at your service...

April 24, 2014 by Tec1Do

Microsoft downplays BitLocker password leakage

Microsoft is downplaying the severity of a password leakage issue in BitLocker, the full disk encryption feature built into Windows Vista, insisting that a real world attack scenario is "very unlikely."According to an advisory from iViZ, the password checking routine of Microsoft Bitlocker fails to sanitize the BIOS keyboard buffer after reading passwords, resulting in plain text password leakage to unprivileged local users.

September 2, 2008 by

Free COFEE opens Microsoft BitLocker

Microsoft has released a tool to law enforcement that helps get around the encryption provided by the company’s own BitLocker software, distributed in Windows Vista. PC World has an extensive article about Microsoft's COFEE -- Computer Online Forensic Evidence Extractor – which some 2,000 law enforcement officers have been using since last June.

April 29, 2008 by

Customs CIO: Vista gives our staff PCs that work

Australian Customs' chief information officer, Murray Harrison, says the department has almost completed rolling out Vista to its 6,000 PCs, and has improved security for its laptop fleet using Microsoft's encryption tool, Bitlocker.

November 22, 2007 by

EFS and BitLocker - Vista's crypto dynamic duo

Here are two articles I released explaining the purpose of EFS (Encrypted File System) versus BitLocker in Windows Vista and a step-by-step guide on implementing Vista BitLocker full-volume encryption.  You might be wondering why there are two different data encryption technologies in Vista and this will explain the differences.

February 28, 2007 by

What if users could have Windows their way?

How much would you pay Microsoft for a port of its BitLocker drive encryption -- a technology slated to be available only to Vista Enterprise and Vista Ultimate users -- that could run on the Vista Business SKU? This might not be a purely hypothetical question.

January 22, 2007 by

Microsoft: Bitlocker key to safe disk disposal

Microsoft claims that businesses planning to use Vista together with its Bitlocker hard drive encryption technology will have an easy and safe way to dispose of their hard disks. The software giant said on Tuesday that Vista will be so secure that businesses will no longer need to worry about data being compromised when hard disks are sent for disposal, in line with upcoming "green" legislation designed to reduce waste.

April 26, 2006 by

BitLocker, TPM, and tinfoil hats

A few weeks ago, the BBC News published a story that was literally true and hopelessly wrong. No, Microsoft isn't building a back door into Windows Vista's industrial-strength encryption feature, Here's the real story.

March 6, 2006 by

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