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a hard disk that can be removed from the disk drive

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Removable Media Control is another new tool aimed to secure users from viruses and malware that spread though removable media affecting computers without the need for internet access.
The recent malicious code attack to the Department of Defense's (DoD) network using USB drives demonstrates that removable media can increase the vulnerability of sensitive government data.
According to the company, DISK Protect Baseline v3 includes many new features and improvements, such as the encryption of removable media like USB flash drives and Firewire drives; support for multiple users on a single PC; as well as support for a wider range of security tokens including the Aladdin ePro and RSA smartcards and the RSA SID800.
While 65 percent of those surveyed were aware of the potential danger that removable media presents, 66 percent admitted to neglecting their current security policies (with regard to removable devices).
And as removable media devices plummet in price, and memory capacity soars, the phenomena becomes more widespread in the workplace.
It shows that removable media devices such as media players and USB flash drives are now routinely used by a huge number of employees in the vast majority of UK businesses, but with little regard to the security threat they pose.
Given that sensitive data stored on removable media or virtualized tape subsystems can be stolen, tampered with, or corrupted, more safeguards must be put in place--namely, stored data encryption and authentication.
Enterprise security software provider Pointsec Mobile Technologies has announced the immediate availability of its Pointsec Media Encryption solution for removable media.
3, further protecting removable media and OPAL-compliant Self-Encrypting Drives.
The research, conducted by Pointsec, shows that removable media devices such as media players and USB flash drives are now routinely used by a huge number of employees in the vast majority of UK businesses, but with little regard to the security threat they pose.
All of these solutions use RAID technology to protect the data from failing disks; however, this is a cost that can be mitigated with longer-term removable media.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-12 July 2004-New removable media security solution ships from Pointsec(C)1994-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
The new UniTree Central File Manager for Linux (UCFM for Linux) is designed to transparently move data from disk file systems to removable media such as tape or optical for storage and automated disk management.
3 is the First FDE solution with Wired and Wireless Pre-Boot Network Authentication, SecureDoc OSA and Removable Media Container Encryption
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