Mass adoption of Bitlocker.
We keep some of the most important parts of our lives on our personal computers. But computers can get lost, stolen, or hacked — putting our sensitive information at risk.
There's good news. One of the most effective ways to safeguard sensitive information is probably available right now on your machine — you may just have to turn it on. On both a Mac or PC, you can turn on the built-in encryption option and encrypt the contents of your hard drive. Turning on this option makes it very difficult for anyone without a password to access the files on that drive.
|Want to try it out?|
|Check out our step-by-step guide|
|How long will this take? Probably just a few minutes if you're using a newer machine. If your computer is a bit slower and prone to tantrums, you can install the software at night so it's less disruptive to your day. It's a small price to pay for the peace of mind you’ll get.|
We all care deeply about our privacy and sometimes it's hard to know where to start. This is a great first step toward protecting your sensitive information.
Are you in? We have a step-by-step guide to help you through the process.
When we use encryption, we are the ones in control of making sure our information is securely stored. And when more of us use encryption, it's easier to explain it to others and build a community to keep encryption strong.
Thanks for all that you do,
Global Campaign Manager
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