13. Encrypting and Securely Deleting Files

  1. Joe Kissell

Published Online: 1 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118257739.ch13

Mac® Security Bible

Mac® Security Bible

How to Cite

Kissell, J. (2009) Encrypting and Securely Deleting Files, in Mac® Security Bible, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Indianapolis, IN, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118257739.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 21 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470474198

Online ISBN: 9781118257739

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Keywords:

  • encrypting;
  • securely deleting files;
  • data safely;
  • FileVault;
  • hard disk

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • File-Encryption Basics

  • Encrypting Individual Files and Folders

  • Working with Encrypted Disk Images

  • Using FileVault

  • Encrypting an Entire Disk

  • Using Hardware-Encrypted Drives

  • Securely Deleting Files

  • Securely Erasing Disks

  • Recovering Deleted Files

  • Summary