Technology tools such as laptops are the kind of help that we need. A program that provides laptops for all youngsters would close a gap that most of us are not aware of, or will not admit to, which is a tremendous gap in the poor communities (Major Owens). Laptops have become must have work accessories for majority of users and that’s the reason laptops, notebook and netbook are becoming more common with every passing year. Laptop protection is also a major issue these days, if you want to protect your laptop from data theft the following tips and tricks will help you.
1. Encryption from Single File to Full Drive
Encryption from single file to full drive is one of the best ways to protect your laptop, this way help you out to lock and protect your laptop. You will be happy to know that even FBI can’t break this security lock.
2. Data Security for Windows 7
Business as well as ultimate editions of Windows 7 is available with file, folder and integrated full drive encryption option. Select a file and right click on it go to properties, advanced and click on Encrypt. This way system will provide a cipher key that should be backed up, keep in mind one thing when you will reinstall the Windows you will not be able to access the encrypted data.
Another way available for Windows 7 is BitLocker. In order to use it, Open Start Menu and type BitLocker while pressing Return and when you will click on Turn On BitLocker link for Windows drive you will be informed about some good or bad news.
3. Third Part Remote Access Software
This method is commonly used by the Police force to find the missing laptops, third party remote access software is widely used by American Police Force.
Prey System is used by top experts and professionals especially those who keep sensitive data and vulnerable information in their laptops. Greg Martin the renowned security expert who works for NASA and FBI recovered his Mac Book Pro just because he was using the Prey security system. Information provided by Greg to local police for instance IP address, ISP, age, secondary school, address etc helped him to reclaim and recover his laptop.
This is basically a security solution for laptops and Macs; this is a free service and works on the basis of remote logins to respective systems, stealth mode in this security system helps the user to recover and reclaim laptop.
You can make your laptop free from unusual theft with the use of right security and protection system.