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FileVault's authenticated restart has hardware requirements

If you use FileVault and wish to restart remotely, you can do so with the "fdesetup" command; however, this does have some hardware limitations.

By January 23, 2014

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Prevent OS X FileVault keys from being stored in standby mode

As an added measure of security, you can prevent your Mac from storing FileVault encryption keys for the purpose of speeding wake times from standby mode.

By September 10, 2013

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How to enable FileVault remotely in OS X

If you have a server or other remotely accessed Mac, you can use a couple of approaches to encrypt the hard drive.

By August 15, 2013

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Can FileVault be bypassed with OS X password reset routines?

Given Apple-supplied password reset tools, you may have concerns about the possibility of these being used to override a FileVault-protected volume.

By July 26, 2013

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How to restart a FileVault-protected Mac remotely

If necessary, you can restart a FileVault-enabled Mac and have it automatically unlock the volume and load the operating system.

By November 19, 2012

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FileVault requires Recovery HD partition in OS X

Without an intact Recovery HD partition on your Mac, you will not be able to use Apple's FileVault disk encryption feature.

By October 31, 2012

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How to manage the FileVault password hole in OS X 10.7.3

A bug in OS X 10.7.3 exposes legacy FileVault users, but there are some workarounds to prevent this from happening.

By May 6, 2012

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OS X 10.7.4 fixes FileVault password snafu

A debugging error that left some users' passwords stored in plain text in OS X 10.7.3 has been closed in OS X 10.7.4.

By May 9, 2012

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OS X FileVault questions answered

If you're wondering how FileVault disk encryption for OS X will work with your existing drive setup, and more, MacFixIt has answers.

By March 15, 2012

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Security concerns on Apple's FileVault decryption via FireWire

Since the news of Passware being able to decrypt FileVault over FireWire connections, Mac users might be concerned about the integrity of the security on their computers.

By February 2, 2012