2
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1answer
35 views

How can I transfer a certificate from an account to another on Windows

Long story short, I have some configuration file for a tool containing sensitive information and the client want them encrypted. I want to use EFS for this, but there is a problem : the account doing ...
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1answer
25 views

Moving data across countries securely [closed]

Currently planning on moving data from a number of remote sites across to our head quarters in Germany. The data is too large to replicate/copy over site to site VPN so I'm going to have to do this ...
2
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0answers
93 views

EFS Recovery Agent not working

I know EFS data recovery has been discussed so many times in the forums but I could not find anything useful in the other threads as I believe I have followed all the required steps but still cannot ...
1
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1answer
151 views

Truecrypt Boot Volume - Keyfiles?

I am actively using keyfiles for non-boot partitions and files (containers?), but I am wanting to bring this into the full system with a boot partition containing my OS (Windows or Linux). However, I ...
0
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1answer
230 views

Aside from tools like 7-Zip, AxCrypt, and Kryptel, what is available that has multicore functionality and does AES-256? [closed]

I have a PowerEdge 1950 with 2 x E5405 2.00Ghz CPUs and 4GB of RAM sitting around. It's currently not doing anything at all so it's a perfect fit for this task. I have traditionally used 7-zip's ...
2
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1answer
619 views

How to decrypt files on a Windows domain, without user account password?

I have a Server 2008 file server, and and while here an employee encrypted several files, and has now since left to seek greener pastures. I want to decrypt the files, so others can access them. Can ...
2
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1answer
183 views

Access denied to EFS encrypted files after PC joins domain

I'm experiencing strange behavior with Windows Encrypted File System: I have a machine that is in workgroup mode (not joined to a domain) I encrypt an entire directory structure on the machine ...
1
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0answers
245 views

Can samba authentication be coupled to file encryption? What about WebDAV?

I'd like my NAS (Buffalo LinkStation Pro running Linux 2.6.31.8 #1 Fri Jun 8 11:07:30 JST 2012 armv5tel GNU/Linux) to share an encrypted filesystem to the Windows clients as transparently as possible. ...
0
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2answers
196 views

Best Practice: Implementing a Full Disk Encryption on laptops

We are thinking about using TruEncrypt full disk encryption to protect the data on our laptops (roughly 15-20 in the healthcare field - XP & Win7). And I was wonder about backups, and not per say ...
1
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1answer
295 views

Decommissioning PKI - How do I set a CRL Next update to null?

I am planning on deploying two Windows 2008R2 PKIs: One for legacy devices that don't support SHA-2 / ECP and another one that does support it. When the time comes to decommission the SHA1 ...
4
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3answers
937 views

Can Windows log CryptoAPI CRL timouts?

I suspect that the process of building the CRL cache may cause latency in some applications. We have several .NET applications that occasionally "act slow" with no CPU or disk access. I suspect that ...
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2answers
300 views

Whole Disk Encryption and Dropbox [closed]

What is the best way to configure whole disk encryption on two laptops sharing a Dropbox? If I encrypt both drives, what will happen to the Dropbox files?
0
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1answer
484 views

Wildcard certificate with SAN

I am attempting to create a wildcard SSL cert with a Subject Alternative Name (SAN) for use in IIS 7.5 and I'm having some issues. Because I need to include a SAN, I am using the Custom Certificate ...
2
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1answer
82 views

practical document encryption in shared environment

I can't seem to find a good, practical way to encrypt documents on a shared drive... This is a samba share on centos using ADS auth. The primary doc format will be PDF. Is there a good on-thy-fly ...
0
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3answers
178 views

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 ...
1
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1answer
28 views

How to provide encryption across file, folder, and email for small company

I'm the 1/2 time IT person for a small company. We run a MS environment using a Server 2003 Domain Controller, MS Storage Server 2003, and Exchange 2003. It finally occurred to them that I as an ...
2
votes
1answer
994 views

How to prevent users from copying or printing files?

The head of my company is concerned about data leak. In order to strengthen the protection of sensitive data I have to limit ability to copy and print certain files from the employess notebooks. I ...
1
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1answer
179 views

Using Encrypting File System on SQL Server data files

I have SQL Server 2008 standard edition running on Windows Server 2003. I need to encrypt the databases. One obvious option is to upgrade to enterprise edition and use TDE. However, this might not ...
2
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1answer
178 views

Recover encrypted file

I am running SBS Server 2011. I encrypted a text file file1 and placed it under the documents folder in the user profile of user1. Now I accidentally removed user1's account when I was ...
2
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2answers
213 views

Looking for centrally managed full-disk encryption product for Windows 7

Let me start this off by saying I've already evaluated and have planned to purchase SecureDoc Enterprise from WinMagic. However, due to billing issues (not price) I'm afraid I may not be able to make ...
1
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1answer
132 views

Shared encrypted network volume accessible from for both Macs and PCs

Due to financial regulations, I need to set up a shared encrypted network volume with the following properties: Shared encrypted network volume with read/write access for specific users. ...
0
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1answer
788 views

How to use Bitlocker encryption with Windows Server 2008R2 native disk backup

I'm looking to use BitLocker encryption on my backup disks, used with the native Windows Server backup feature, in 2008R2 server. I'm using BitLocker on all the drives in the system, but the backup ...
4
votes
2answers
5k views

File encryption solution for network share

We have recently received a few client contracts where all client files must be encrypted at all times. The challenge we are having is sharing encrypted files and simultaneous access on network ...
0
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2answers
272 views

Encryption container for multiple people

I was just wondering if anyone may have come across a product that would allow for a container based encryption to be used by multiple people, in a Windows Server setup. I wanted to see if there ...
0
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4answers
1k views

Best Encrypted Backup Solution for Windows and Linux servers

I am looking for advice, and hopefully there are people here with experience that have suggestions. I have a Linux SAMBA File Server that has financial data on it that I want to backup to a remote ...
0
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2answers
212 views

Decrypting EFS w/o altering timestamp - possible?

I'd like to decrypt some EFS-encrypted files, but I do not know how to do that without altering the timestamp. When encrypting/decrypting files, the modified-time is set to the current time. I'd like ...
2
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2answers
123 views

Secure USB flash drives that don't require a reboot

As a result of data loss, we now have a corporate policy (imposed by a major partner as a condition of continued funding, so non-negotiable) that only approved storage devices can copy data from our ...
0
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3answers
183 views

my local backup request

So our current backup system has stopped working. We had 4 harddrives on rotate, each taking 2 days and sunday being skipped. Each backup doing a FULL backup. I did NOT design this! All 4 harddrives ...
5
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7answers
9k views

Windows XP Full Disk Encryption - What are the options?

I've been ask to look at full disk encryption software for our mobile users. We're running Windows XP SP3 PCs on a domain and my understanding is that we will not be upgrading to Vista and have no ...
3
votes
3answers
6k views

TrueCrypt or EFS?

A subset of my users need a way to share an encrypted folder on the file server. Security is the most important, followed closely by ease of use. It appears that TrueCrypt is easier to set up. Does ...
3
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3answers
2k views

Can EFS be set on a per group basis?

I've been asked to create some file store for our directors that will contain sensitive information. They have asked that it not be possible for other admins to read the data. I immediately thought ...
2
votes
4answers
9k views

Is IPSec the only way to encrypt Microsoft SMB (CIFS) traffic?

I'm looking for ways to encrypt Microsoft SMB data traffic between a client and Windows server or filer appliance. This is not about encrypting the authentication but the actual data transfer. Is ...
1
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1answer
2k views

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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5answers
8k views

Performance problems with Credant desktop encryption, is uninstall an option?

I'm having a performance problem with Credant when accessing a lot of files, such as during a code compile. What happens is that on my dual-core box the combined CPU hits 50% and the "system" part ...
1
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1answer
813 views

Cannot re-image laptop after drive encryption has been enabled

We are using HP laptops, and on them there is a software suite called HP Protect Tools. Part of this package of tools is "drive encryption." Since we are dealing with confidential information we ...