Tag Archive: encrypting

How to View FileVault Progress When Encrypting a Mac Disk

Using Filevault on a Mac encrypts the entire hard drive and helps protect personal data from theft or unauthorized snooping. It’s a great security feature that many users enable when they’re first setting up their Mac, but some users may enable it or disable it later as well. There’s certainly nothing wrong with that, but … Read More

If U.K. prime minister has his way, Apple will stop encrypting iMessage and FaceTime

One of the great things about iMessage and FaceTime is that it encrypts your messages automatically, making it very, very difficult for hackers to spy on the messages you send. But guess what? If U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron gets…Read more ›