Powerful Festplattenverschlusselungs software to numerous higher security features extended Munich, October 16, 2008 SecurStar GmbH, manufacturer of computer security solutions, released the latest version of its Festplattenverschlusselungs software DriveCrypt. The solution by 1344 bit real-time strong encryption prevents all access of unauthorized persons. Version 5.0 offers numerous innovations and improvements in the fields of data security and user friendliness, which even users without any special knowledge to ensure maximum protection of your data. SecurStar presents its new products from 21 to 24 October on the IT trade fair systems in Munich (Hall 3, Booth 414). With DriveCrypt, PC and notebook users get a secure and convenient tool to protect your data from theft and abuse. Complete or divided after partitions hard disk encryption is done with completely transparent: the encryption and decryption process runs automatically in the background, while the user the file opens and closes. The encryption is done on-the-fly\”in real time, so that at no time unencrypted data in the computer’s memory. The user between different types of \”securing chooses: he has, for example, you can create invisible container files that cannot be found even by experienced hackers, or hiding its information using steganography, disguised as wave files.
The new version 5.0 also allows encrypting unpartitioned hard disk areas. The protected data can be retrieved either, by a user password through additional hardware such as fingerprint readers and USB tokens or by a master password. Password sniffer, Trojan and spyware programs have no opportunity to read the password due to special security features. Highest level of security with ease of use to facilitate the configuration of DriveCrypt, was the GUI (Graphical user interface) substantially revised and optimized. The operation can be selected between simple and advanced mode, so even users with no knowledge of IT administrators can effectively secure their information. DriveCrypt allows for each storage medium such as, for example, CDs, DVDs, floppy and ZIP drives, USB sticks etc.