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AES Encryption – Advanced Encryption Sta

AES Encryption – Advanced Encryption Standard

The Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), also known as Rijndael, is a block cipher adopted as an encryption standard by the U.S. government. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) established the new Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) specification on May 26, 2002. AES is a new cryptographic algorithm that can be used to protect electronic […]

Password strength meter

Password strength meter

Encryption and password security SecuBox is a volume based encryption solution for Windows handhelds. It protects confidential information by storing it in one or more secure areas. Data residing in SecuBox secure areas remains absolutely safe even if the device is lost or stolen. When you create an encrypted volume, SecuBox prompts you to select […]

What is on-the-fly encryption

What is on-the-fly encryption

On-the-fly encryption refers to concept of disk encryption. It means that data are automatically encrypted or decrypted right before they are loaded or saved, without any user interaction. No data stored on an encrypted volume (storage card) can be read (decrypted) without using the correct password. The files are accessible immediately after providing the password, […]

Wipe speeds

Wipe speeds

The time it takes for SecuWipe to complete a wipe does not depend on what type of data exists on the device or memory card. For example, an empty memory card will wipe at the same speed as a card completely full of data. A pass of writing random characters will take more time as […]

SecuWipe – Command line

SecuWipe – Command line

Using command line you can create special .lnk files to customize and automate SecuWipe processes – either for automatic and silent wiping, for integration with your own applications or for execution in conjunction with autorun scripts. The command line syntax is: ..\secuwipe.exe [/option][:parameter] You can specify the following options when working with SecuWipe from command […]

Wipe free space

Wipe free space

SecuWipe is an advanced utility for secure erasure/data sanitizing. It irretrievably deletes all traces of sensitive information on your mobile device, ensuring it will not get into wrong hands. Wiping Free Space is one of the most critical procedures to be done to ensure no traces of temporary files are left in the device memory. […]

Data erasure methods

Data erasure methods

Every mobile device holds large volumes of confidential data. Losing this data or exposing it to the public can become a nightmare for any organisation. Recent data security breaches have emphasized the strong need for proper destruction of sensitive data. This is especially true about mobile devices, which can be so easily lost or stolen. […]

Why erase data?

Why erase data?

Smartphones and other mobile devices carry lots of essential information required for efficient communication and productive work. We should be able to answer our emails, timely send an important agreement to the customer, login to Internet bank or make online purchases –  all these using the mobile device only. This leads to perfect mobility and […]