Bitlocker Error Code 0x803100b5 No Pre-Boot Keyboard Detected

OMG! I spent hours trying to solve Bitlocker Error Code 0x803100b5 No Pre-Boot Keyboard Detected.  The user may not be able to provide required input to unlock the volume.  I just had to post for future reference as I will surely forget this in a months time. I have been enabling Bitlocker encryption for pre-boot … Continue reading Bitlocker Error Code 0x803100b5 No Pre-Boot Keyboard Detected

BitLocker – Too Many Pin Entry Attempts – Enter the Recovery Key to Get Going Again – Reset TPM Lockout

On system drives that have been encrypted with Bitlocker to enable pre-boot authentication, users may at one time or another find themselves locked out from the computer.  If too may pin entry attempts are made by the user, an administrator will have to enter the recovery key to get it going again.  Additionally, the administrator … Continue reading BitLocker – Too Many Pin Entry Attempts – Enter the Recovery Key to Get Going Again – Reset TPM Lockout

HIPAA Windows 10 Privacy Concerns

Windows 10 has generated privacy concerns for Healthcare IT professinals as much as it has generated interest in the consumer market. HIPAA Windows 10 Privacy Concerns are in full swing as healthcare organizations begin making preparations to update. Windows 10 privacy concerns regarding HIPAA regulations has risen from all the new features offered in Windows … Continue reading HIPAA Windows 10 Privacy Concerns

Windows 8 BitLocker Pre Boot Authentication

Healthcare institutions can no longer say they don't have a need for drive encryption.  Federal laws will only get tougher as the years go by and we are having to encrypt everything ePHI.  Now that many of us are on Windows 8 we have a "free" encryption option that is built in, Bitlocker. With Bitlocker … Continue reading Windows 8 BitLocker Pre Boot Authentication

HIPAA Security Rule Section 164.312 Encryption and Decryption

This post is about HIPAA Security Rule Section 164.312 Encryption and Decryption. Encryption is a process used to make data incomprehensible to unauthorized users and readable to authorized users by encoding. In healthcare information technology, encryption is a very important tool in protecting patient data and is addressed in HIPAA Security Rule Section 164.312 Encryption … Continue reading HIPAA Security Rule Section 164.312 Encryption and Decryption