Sunday, 20 January 2013

Password protect your drive using BitLocker Drive Encryption

Data theft is most major issue now a days. Most of the time your file will be stolen when you give your Computer for repair or from your old Hard drives thrown to dustbin. The person can easily access your files in your Hard drive and use it for illegal purposes. So it is necessary to password protect and encrypt your files to prevent unauthorized access. For this Windows has provided a in-built feature called BitLocker. It encrypts various volumes of the drive and password protect it to prevent offline data theft.