Sunday, November 18, 2012

Nasa to encrypt data after its latest laptop loss

US space agency Nasa has ordered that the data on all its laptops must be encrypted, after losing another one of its portable computers. Until the process is complete, it has forbidden staff from removing Nasa-issued laptops containing sensitive information from its facilities. The order follows the loss of a device containing "sensitive personally identifiable information". There have been several similar incidents over recent years...more  

But don't worry, your personal medical records will be safe.

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