Articles tagged: boxcryptor
Laptops are portable, convenient, and easily lost. If lost, all your data could easily be available to the finder. Encryption is the answer.
All cloud data threats boil down to one of two things. I’ll review them and lay out what you need to do to keep your data is safe in the cloud.
The TrueCrypt project was suddenly and without warning shut down. I’ll look at a little of the history and what you should use instead.
Knowing how you use online storage will help you choose the correct provider with the correct set of features at an appropriate price.
Many online cloud storage providers encrypt your data — which means they can decrypt it themselves. BoxCryptor is a great solution to ensure that your online data remains private, regardless of how it’s stored.
It’s important to back up LastPass, because unexpected things happen. What you do with that backup, however, is critical.
BoxCryptor, TrueCrypt, and LastPass all have had issues appear in recent weeks. I’ll review what those are, whether to panic, and how I’m looking forward.
It pays to prepare for, or at least think about, the day that the application on which you rely stops working or is no longer supported. In some cases preparations are simple. In other cases it may have you consider alternative applications.