The increasing use of mobile devices and improper disposal practices for devices creates situations where an unauthorized party can steal data from a device. Full disk encryption can help to protect an individual’s data on a device; however, it is not always a perfect solution, as discussed in this course.
Course IntroductionDuration: 1:00
This video introduces the Full Disk Encryption course.
Introduction to Full Disk EncryptionDuration: 3:20
This video describes the need for full disk encryption and possible implementations.
Attacking Full Disk EncryptionDuration: 5:47
This video describes how full disk encryption systems can be attacked.
Meet the author
Howard Poston is a cybersecurity researcher with a background in blockchain, cryptography and malware analysis. He has a master's degree in Cyber Operations from the Air Force Institute of Technology and two years of experience in cybersecurity research and development at Sandia National Labs.
He currently works as a freelance consultant providing training and content creation for cyber and blockchain security. He can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via his website at https://www.howardposton.com.
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