Another important thing about TruCrypt is that it is a free and open-source encryption software. This can run on Windows, MAC OS and even Linux.
2. The shared volume may only be file-hosted. As explained by the TrueCrypt website , the server is usually the one mounted so other computers on the network would "will not be able to mount the volume". It must also be remembered that files are not necessarily saved on the hard disk and once dismounted, the files cannot be read.
Another popular file encryption software manufactured by Credant is Credant Mobile Guardian which is actually as policy-based encryption technology that can service the need for full data encryption such as desktops, laptops, handhelds and external media. Credant offers many advantages such granular control, anti-bridging, anti-hardware keylogger, built-in compliance policies, flexible and intuitive policy management, U3 and auto-run control. According to Technical Specifications of the Credant protector datasheet, anti-bridging meant " blocking WiFi, BlueTooth, modems, or Irda while the PC is connected to the wired local area network ( LAN)". Therefore, there is no need to be wary of these peripheral devices since Credant Mobile Guardian will be mainly responsible for blocking any of these hardware.