Data Hardly Ever Dies: Encrypt Your Warriors' Laptops

Smith, Warren
February 2007
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Feb2007, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p74
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the need to encrypt laptop data in the U.S. In a recent survey conducted it revealed that business traveler face a risk when their laptops are stolen and many companies are sued in court for privacy breaches by consumers whose personal data are exposed to the public. According to the author electronic data never dies because they are stored in removable storage and data thieves base their selling price of the stolen laptops on the data it carries. INSET: Put that Data in a Vault.


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