8/15/2006

VA to Encrypt All Computers

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 12:11 pm

Through a contract with SMS, the department plans to install GuardianEdge encryption on all agency laptops.

The Department of Veterans Affairs has announced a plan to encrypt critical data on every laptop computer in the agency within the next month.

According to a release provided to eWEEK by spokesperson Matthew Burns, VA Secretary James Nicholson is announcing a new data security program that will begin immediately.

Source: eWeek

 

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