Encryption is a powerful security feature, getting stronger over the years to protect data as exploits keep getting more powerful every day. While it’s commonly used in enterprise solutions, you can use encryption for your data as well, and you probably should.
Encrypting a hard drive on your computer isn’t very hard, either. It’s very simple, provided you keep your encryption key handy, and it saves your data from prying eyes. Here’s how to encrypt a hard drive on Windows or macOS.