Manage music, photos, video, podcasts, and more with this full-featured, standalone iPod utility.
Watch any video file--even broken ones--without having to hunt for codecs.
The Aegis Bio encrypted hard drive has a fingerprint scanner and software that secures both the drive and the contents of your PC.
The BlackArmor encrypted hard drive is tops for its intuitive out-of-the-box experience, good utilities bundle, and reasonable price.
Kingston's encrypted drive provides ultimate data protection in a portable flash model, but for a steep price.
Lenovo's cool, capable, and encrypted data-sharing device will appeal to business users and techies alike.
The solid, relatively inexpensive d2 Safe is one of the few encrypted hard drives suitable for both Macs and PCs.
In the war against lost or stolen information, these secure, portable drives are the special forces.
The SanDisk Cruzer Contour U3 flash drive can take a licking and still maintain your data, but it lacks high-end encryption.
The touch-screen controls on the Data Locker Pro encrypted drive look like a gimmick, but they make common tasks far easier.
Apricorn's Aegis Vault encrypted hard drive sports a convenient built-in USB cable.
Password protection is easy with a password manager like Bruce Schneier's Password Safe or the Portableapps.com version of the KeePass software. Using a dirty public PC? Scan it first with free ClamWin antivirus software.
Microsoft's Remove Hidden Data tool makes sure that no embarrassing comments are left in your older Microsoft Office documents. For Office 2007, use the Document Inspector command to vet your metadata. Also: NASA tells you how to make sure blacked out info in electronic documents remains unavailable.
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