How to use TrueCrypt for disk encryption

Learn how to use TrueCrypt to create an ecrypted drive on a Windows PC, as well as how to create a hidden drive within a drive as an additional data protection measure.

Enterprise security pros often have a need to encrypt sensitive files, but don't have budget to purchase an expensive encryption tool. Fortunately Truecrypt can help.

In this month's screencast, Peter Giannoulis of TheAcademyPro.com details how to not only use Truecrypt to create an encrypted drive on a Windows PC, but he also explains how to create a hidden drive within a drive as an additional data protection measure.

 

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About the author
Peter Giannoulis, GSEC, GCIH, GCIA, GCFA, GCFW, GREM, CISSP, is an information security consultant in Toronto, Ontario. He currently maintains The Academy Pro, which provides streaming video for enterprises and consumers on how to configure and troubleshoot many of today's top security products. He also serves as a technical director for GIAC.


This was first published in January 2010

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