Here’s some news that might cause concern for some users of hardware-encrypted USB memory sticks.
Many companies and individuals use thumb drives equipped with hardware-based encryption to secure their sensitive data. This is sensible as there have been far too many instances of USB sticks being lost containing confidential patient records, school children and records relating to US soliders serving in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Even plans for secret troop movements stored on memory sticks have been lost on the floor of a nightclub.
In fact, if you can think of a type of personal sensitive information -…
Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.
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