31 Oct '11, 12am
5 Free Ways to Encrypt Your Files on the Go via @friedbeef
In our world, where information is constantly being plugged into one device after another and frequently changes hands, many people don’t realize how vital it can be to safeguard their digital information from sniffers and malware – destructive programs which can steal sensitive information. Here are 5 free software encryption tools for your on-the-go use. 1. How To Encrypt Your Files On The Cloud, e.g. Dropbox It may be all smooth and easy going encrypting files on your own hard drives, but what about files on the cloud? As we become increasingly dependent on the cloud for storage, we also become more and more wary of the fact that all our personal, and potentially important files, are floating on some foreign server, exposed to the vulnerabilities of that server. So if you have files on Dropbox, for instance, what’s a person to do? Thankfully, there’s BoxCryptor , a grea...