updated 10:15 pm EST, Thu December 10, 2009
Software encrypts every part of a disk
Check Point Software has launched Check Point Full Disk Encryption for Mac OS X 10.6. The software offers encryption and pre-boot authentication utilities. The entire range of drive data is encrypted, including the operating system, temporary files and even erased files. The software offers compliance with security certifications such as FIPS 140-2, Common Criteria EAL4 and BITS.
The software can be used in large enterprises, having been tested in 200,000-seat deployments, and can handle expansions of 50,000 seats per month. In mixed environments it can support Mac, Windows and Linux systems.
The software requires Mac OS X 10.4.5 or higher, with pricing information available directly from the company.