One of the new features in Windows 8 for BitLocker is the ability to backup your BitLocker recovery key to a Microsoft account. During the process before encryption begins, a user is prompted for a location to make a backup copy of the recovery key. Save to your Microsoft account has been added along with […]
If you try to manage BitLocker drive encryption on a computer that has had a user type in his/her PIN too many times, you may get this error: BitLocker Drive Encryption Error Cannot run. The TPM is defending against dictionary attacks and is in a time-out period.
Here’s a series of articles I wrote for 4Sysops.com on setting up your Active Directory for BitLocker. It includes the instructions, Best Practices from Microsoft, and tips & tricks: Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Schema Update, ACE Settings, Password Recovery Viewer Part 3: Group Policy Settings Part 4: Encrypting Hard Disks Part 5: BitLocker to […]