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No Excuses -- Encrypt All Laptops

Jul 24, 2008, 15:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andreas M. Antonopoulos)

"As with any offering, the challenge is recovery from a disk failure or password loss. TrueCrypt will create rescue CDs that can be used to recover from corrupted data and boot blocks. In addition, the rescue CD can be protected with a master administrator pass-phrase that is independent from the user pass-phrase. So, users can change passwords and administrators can still recover disks without knowing the user pass-phrase."

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