Here I will show u how to make a Hard disk or pen drive a password protected drive. There are so many method it is up to you which one you will like most .
1. Win zip : Using Win Zip You can easily protect your data whether it is on Harddisk or in pen drive refer Winzip data protection link for more information.This is also a good option as you can use this software in different platform.
[button link=”http://swissen.org/guru/2012/08/password-protection/ ” type=”icon” icon=”paper” newwindow=”yes”][/button]
+ Point – Zip software can be available easily on any system.
2. T r u e C r y p t: It is also a good option as it is a Free open-source disk encryption software supports different platform like Windows 7/Vista/XP, Mac OS X, and Linux
- Creates a virtual encrypted disk within a file and mounts it as a real disk.
- Encrypts an entire partition or storage device such as USB flash drive or hard drive.
- Encrypts a partition or drive where Windows is installed (pre-boot authentication).
- Encryption is automatic, real-time (on-the-fly) and transparent.
- Parallelization and pipelining allow data to be read and written as fast as if the drive was not encrypted.
- Encryption can be hardware-accelerated on modern processors.
- Provides plausible deniability, in case an adversary forces you to reveal the password:
To run TrueCrypt Admin rights are required on the computer the USB drive is connected to. That is a drawback if you work on public computers.
[button link=”http://www.truecrypt.org/downloads” type=”icon” newwindow=”yes”] Download True Crypt[/button]
3. BitLocker: It is also a good option available in windows 7 with the help of that you can easily make your pen drive or hard disk password protected. It is free as it is preinstalled in Windows 7 But if i am not wrong somehow it just not work in Windows Xp so if you wants to see your encrypted pen-drive data You have to suffer in that case and if you are only going to use in Windows 7 systems it is the best option as i believe.
4. PenProtect : It is the most comprehensive and secure solution to password-protect the files within your USB Flash Drive, Flash Memory, Pen Drive or USB Stick.
Files and folders are encrypted and protected using your Password and a special technique (AES algorithm).
[button link=”http://www.penprotect.com/download.htm” type=”icon” newwindow=”yes”] Download Software[/button]
If you like post and interested in this type of article just press Subscribe Button Dont Forget Like Our Facebook Page so that you could be aware with every trick and tips.