Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Mac for Hackers: How to Enable Full Disk Encryption to Protect Your Data [feedly]

Mac for Hackers: How to Enable Full Disk Encryption to Protect Your Data
http://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/mac-for-hackers-enable-full-disk-encryption-protect-your-data-0173789/

-- via my feedly newsfeed

This is the very first article in my series on setting up a Mac for hacking. In this series, I will be operating under the assumption that you have a clean install of macOS (previously OS X). If you aren't starting with a clean installation, there may be a few differences, but nothing we can't help you out with. The first step in setting up any hacking environment is full disk encryption (FDE), which gives us a solid backline defense against anyone who might have an interest in our bits. It's also just good standard practice for hackers and non-hackers alike. With the widespread availability... more