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Does this hard disk drive support hardware-based full disk encryption? What are some effective interrogation tactics?

I am trying to determine if a particular hard disk drive supports hardware-based full disk encryption. I know I can use the model number and check the manufacturer's website, but that is only feasible ...
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How much performance cost for hdd encryption on NAS?

I recently purchased a NAS and it offers encryption. It is a QNAP TS459 Pro II. How much will performance be impacted if I choose to encrypt the data on the device?
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mount server as external encrypted HD?

i have a few projects using git and i'd like to have a remote backup available in case our network goes down. I know how to create a bare git repository and push to it but how do i encrypt the ...
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Passwording an external hard drive on Windows Xp/Vista

Was wondering if there is a way to protect the contents of an external hard drive on windows Xp/Vista? Is it possible to password an external hard drive, such that when its plugged to a system, a ...
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What options are available to perform whole disk encryption with Snow Leopard

We would like to encrypt the entire disk of a Snow Leopard workstation running some sensitive file, database and web services. PGP does not yet work for 10.6, and we cannot use FileVault as it is not ...
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Hardware-based FDE question/concern

My question is basically this: What are people's experiences with hardware-based full disk encryption, esp from a security-auditing standpoint? More info: I'm specifically looking at the Seagate ...
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Defrag a drive encrypted with Whole Drive Encryption

I am running Windows Vista where the entire system drive has been encrypted using Truecrypt 6.2 Whole Drive Encryption (WDE). I was wondering whether defragging a drive which is encrypted with WDE ...
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OSX - Full Disk Encryption

What options are available for OSX full disk encryption? Which of them is the best?