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Easily encrypt Time Machine backups
Authored by: afingal on Oct 11, '10 09:22:37AM

<blockquote>Maybe not necessarily. My computer is fairly well protected by the login password, but anyone could just plug in the backup drive and access the data. </blockquote>

What if someone puts your computer in target disk mode?



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Easily encrypt Time Machine backups
Authored by: asmeurer on Oct 11, '10 06:48:00PM

That's what the firmware password is for.



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Easily encrypt Time Machine backups
Authored by: Detrius on Dec 15, '10 07:14:56AM

Even the firmware password can be reset if you have physical access to the machine. If you have access to the RAM, it's very easily reset.



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