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PC Encryption: Eyes Wide Open
While the virtues of encrypting PC data are extolled by vendors and the press alike, some painful truths go largely unmentioned. Whether necessary for

pc os  expect longer-than-anticipated deployments. 2. PC Boot Times under FDE FDE encrypts not only the sensitive data you desire to protect, but the OS, applications and other innocuous data. Resultantly, the OS must fi rst be decrypted before the computer is operational. Further, during the boot process, parts of the OS may be written to the virtual memory space located on the hard drive. As this occurs that data is again encrypted, further delaying bootup. This anomaly not only affects boot times but slows

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