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Using EFS and BitLocker to Protect Microsoft Dynamics CRM Data on Client Computers

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  • Category: Document
  • Language: English

This white paper describes how to use EFS and BitLocker to protect CRM data on clients running Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows Vista, and Microsoft Windows XP.

  • Depending on the type of information being gathered by a CRM user working offline, it may be advisable to secure the CRM data on the client computer to help prevent theft via remote access or limit exposure if the computer containing the data were stolen.

    This white paper explains how to use Microsoft® BitLocker™ Drive Encryption (BitLocker) and Encrypting File System (EFS) to protect Microsoft Dynamics CRM data stored on client computers.


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System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows 7 Service Pack 1, Windows Vista Service Pack 2, Windows XP Service Pack 3

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