Tag Archives: Bitlocker

BitLocker to Go READER in Windows 10

Microsoft has provided BitLocker since the Enterprise and Ultimate versions of Windows Vista and Windows 7. The Vista release could only encrypt operating system partitions (with some extended capability through the command line tool). Windows 7 inclusion extended whole drive encryption capabilities to additional partitions and to removable drives. Encryption of removable drives was labeled … Continue reading BitLocker to Go READER in Windows 10

Enabling BitLocker Drive Encryption Without a TPM in Windows 10

Windows 10 is quite an impressive operating system. It’s fast, it runs all of my old apps (even my retro games!), and it has tons of security improvements. BitLocker Drive Encryption isn’t new to Windows 10. Encrypting files in Windows goes all the way back to the Encrypting File System (EFS) in Windows 2000. BitLocker … Continue reading Enabling BitLocker Drive Encryption Without a TPM in Windows 10

The Big Picture for Data Encryption – Mike Danseglio CISSP

Last week I spoke at a public IT conference on Microsoft’s campus in Redmond, Washington. One of my popular lecture topics is data security and encryption. Even though my session was at the end of the conference, I had a capacity audience. An attendee spoke up early in the session with a surprising comment. “Are … Continue reading The Big Picture for Data Encryption – Mike Danseglio CISSP

Video: Windows 7- Managing BitLocker in Win7 and working with Recovery Key encryptions

Learn how to manage BitLocker in Windows 7. Once a data drive has been encrypted using BitLocker on Windows 7 Enterprise or Ultimate, what does BitLocker Management entail? A brief overview of BitLocker iconography, management menu, password reset and recovery using a 60 GB data partition that has previously been protected with BitLocker on a … Continue reading Video: Windows 7- Managing BitLocker in Win7 and working with Recovery Key encryptions

Video: Windows 7 – How to use BitLocker-to-Go for portable drive encryption

In this video, learn how to use BitLocker-to-Go, to enable portable drive encryption. Whether protecting portable intellectual property or preventing the removal of data from a Windows 7 system that is not protected, BitLocker-to-Go offers an easily enabled solution. Learn the basic methods to validate and enable a portable drive for BitLocker-to-Go, as well as … Continue reading Video: Windows 7 – How to use BitLocker-to-Go for portable drive encryption