TrueCrypt is a free and open-source program for encrypting data. It's excellent for securing hard drives. It also contains the capability to hide a secret operating system inside another operating system.
USB flash drives are easy to lose if you don't keep track of them. We'll show you how to encrypt your USB flash drive so that if it gets lost or stolen, its contents will be safe and sound.
Corsair recently came out with a product that takes an entirely new approach to securing flash drives.
Apple's FileVault 2 whole-disk encryption can be unencrypted within an hour, according to encryption and password-recovery company Passware.
Using a plug-in for the popular Windows text editor, Notepad++, you can easily encrypt selected text and entire text files.
Secret demands mark escalation in Internet surveillance by the federal government through gaining access to user passwords, which are typically stored in encrypted form.
Password-scanning technology is gaining ground, but there are ways you can help secure your Mac against it.
Password recovery firm Passware says that Mac passwords can be obtained over Firewire on computers that have enabled automatic login.
ZScaler's Blacksheep and the Electronic Frontier Foundation's HTTPS Everywhere extensions for Firefox alert you when someone is using Firesheep to capture your sign-in information.
Court rules that prosecutors can't force people to decrypt data that could potentially be used against them.