Latest FileVault Stories

2014-06-12 08:33:11

AlertBoot Data Security has integrated into its cloud-based laptop disk encryption and smart device management console the ability to deploy and control FileVault 2 full disk encryption on Apple Macintosh computers. The new addition makes AlertBoot the most complete data?at-rest encryption solution for companies that have a diverse device profile in the workplace. LAS VEGAS, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Apple Macintosh computer users are now able to encrypt and manage their devices...

2014-02-27 23:27:42

AlertBoot is in the beta stage of integrating Apple FileVault 2 disk encryption to its cloud-managed endpoint disk encryption service. Testing is currently under way and the service is scheduled to be released in late Q1 of 2014 Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 AlertBoot, a leading provider of mobile device management and managed full disk encryption services, is announcing today that it has entered the beta phase of integrating FileVault 2, the native full disk encryption...

2013-08-27 23:32:53

Powerful Mac OS X imaging and live data collection solution adds improved FileVault 2 detection, comprehensive collection verification and reporting features, and multi-destination forensic image acquisition. SAN JOSE, Calif. (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 BlackBag Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of Mac OS X, iPhone, iPad, and Windows forensics software, training, and special services solutions, today announced the release of MacQuisition 2013 R2; a powerful 3-in-1 RAM acquisition,...

First Malware, Now This? Apple's FileVault Exposes User Passwords
2012-05-07 11:06:15

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com It's easy for the world to find your blemishes when every spotlight is fixed upon you. As Apple sells millions upon millions of iPads, iPhones and Macs, each problem can become glorified and magnified. For example, the news which broke last month about the FlashBack backdoor trojan which was affecting Macs worldwide, even in Cupertino: A significant problem, no doubt, but the story wouldn't have been nearly as attention grabbing had it been a...

2010-11-08 07:10:00

ITHACA, N.Y., Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ATC-NY has just released two new versions of Mac Marshal(TM) to fight cyber crime. Mac Marshal 2.0 automates the forensics process for a cyber investigator. It scans a Macintosh disk, automatically detects and displays Macintosh and Windows operating systems and virtual machine images, then runs a number of analysis tools to extract Mac OS X-specific forensic evidence written by the OS and common applications. Mac Marshal Forensic Edition runs on...

2008-02-21 13:45:00

A team of academic, industry and independent researchers has demonstrated a new class of computer attacks that compromise the contents of "secure" memory systems, particularly in laptops. The attacks overcome a broad set of security measures called "disk encryption," which are meant to secure information stored in a computer's permanent memory. The researchers cracked several widely used technologies, including Microsoft's BitLocker, Apple's FileVault and Linux's dm-crypt, and described the...

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.