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What are the problems associated with hard drive encryption

kerry_dsouza
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Could anyone point me out to a document which tells about the drwabacks of hard drive encryption. Could there be problems with
1>Data recovery
2>Software installation
3> Patches/updates etc.

thanks
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If you are using Windows BitLocker Drive Encryption this Site might be of interest.

On regards to your question, you might want to check this Site too.


Most drawbacks are processor-consuming and risk of losing the passphrase/key to decrypt the drive, which renders it unrecoverable..

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Hi medianoche,
Here is the problem i have . I have 12 laptops running windows xp sp3 to install harddrive encryption. Will Bitlocker drive encryption work or is it for windows 7? If not could you suggest other good softwares?

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Hi medianoche,
Here is the problem i have . I have 12 laptops running windows xp sp3 to install harddrive encryption. Will Bitlocker drive encryption work or is it for windows 7? If not could you suggest other good softwares?
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