The rising cyber attacks raised many questions and concerns regarding the data of the users, organizations, regardless of their sizes and strength failed to secure the data of their users. Not only the organization, individual user also worried because of the rising threat. To overcome the situation, it is essential to encrypt the data.
In this course, you will also learn what encryption means on the technical level – as a background information to choose the right file encryption method for your case. If you care about data privacy and if you are willing to do something about it: Congratulations, you are already on the right track!
This course is for enterprise and private users alike. First, you will get an introduction on encryption in general to understand the characteristics of the different existing technologies. After that, we will go through the CrococryptFile application family step-by-step: Windows, Linux, Web-based and Command-line interface.
Frank Hissen works as freelancing expert for application security and applied cryptography. He successfully studied Computer Science at Darmstadt University of Technology (Germany) focusing on IT security. For over 15 years, he works as IT consultant and software engineer; for over 10 years, he also works in various positions as security expert in IT development and consulting projects. He mainly worked for large businesses but also medium-sized companies.
He develops software and system architectures for complex systems and implements them or supervises the implementation. Moreover, he creates studies and function specifications.
In the area of IT security, Frank is specialized in applied and technical IT security. For major as well as smaller companies, he equally developed and implemented security solutions and accompanied processes for secure product and software development.
In the area of cryptography and encryption, he developed security solutions as Senior Solution Engineer at SECUDE before he became self-employed in 2009. Since then he works as independent expert in the area of web and cloud application security. He creates secure conceptual designs of system architectures but also takes care of their secure implementation and corresponding security requirements. One other focus is the technical examination and validation of the actual implementation.
Until now, Frank Hissen worked in various projects amongst others for Deutsche Telekom AG, SECUDE, Allianz AG, ITO Darmstadt UT and SAP Research.
I will use it to encrypt sensitive stuff on my pc - Minh Nguyen