With the frequency of employee and customer information put at risk
because a computer was stolen right out of an office, car, or home, a
disk-drive maker decided to try to tackle the problem.
Seagate Technology announced that it’s working on a drive for
desktop PCs that will use embedded chips to encrypt the information on
the drive — all of the information. Then if the machine is stolen, the
thief would have to come up with a password at minimum and two- or
three-factor authentication at best.
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