|Windows 10 -> v1709||Enterprise, Professional, HOME Edition||32/64 bit|
|Windows 8, 8.1||Enterprise, Professional,||32/64 bit|
|Windows 7||Enterprise, Professional, Ultimate||32/64 bit|
|Windows Surface Tablets||Windows logo certified tablet with UEFI firmware||UEFI Absolute Pointer Protocol only|
Please NOTE that an O/S upgrade (from Windows 7 to Windows 10 etc) requires that you first decrypt the machine, upgrade the OS, and then encrypt it again.
The minimum hardware requirements for Full Disk Encryption for Windows clients are:
|Pentium III 450 MHz||1 GB||1 GB|
|Mac OS X||10.12.x Sierra|
|Mac OS X||10.11.x El Capitan|
|Mac OS X||10.10.x Yosemite|
Please BE AWARE that current version of AlertSec does NOT support MAC HIGH SIERRA. A supported version is in testing and we will communicate a release date soon.
Please NOTE that SW upgrades require that you first decrypt the machine, upgrade the OS, and then encrypt it again.
The minimum hardware requirements for Full Disk Encryption for Mac clients are:
|Intel-based||1 GB||1 GB|
Note – Java Runtime Environment 1.5 or higher needs to be installed on target Macs.
Note – Available software applications for Mac are Full Disk Encryption, Media Encryption and Compliance.
Encryption technique: Sector-by-sector encryption.
Encryption algorithm: AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) 256 bit with unique keys for each sector.
Performance degradation: Less than 2%
Password Length: 6 digits minimum.
Password Content: Upper AND lower case AND number(s).
Number of log-on attempts: 5 attempts before lock-out.
Password history: Not to re-use any of the last 4 passwords used.