The alarming rate of mobile phone theft is a cause of worry as it has contributed to an increase in data theft, especially highly confidential and sensitive ones. Also, data stored on external USB devices can easily be stolen through malicious programs or tampered with by a third-party. To safeguard and ensure your data is kept out of third-party reach, you can rely on applications such as this one.
It has a simple and comprehensive which features a display window and file menus. On the display window is a list of all installed internal and external drives on your computer, but it will only be installed on those with USB access. After the application detects the external USB device, you can select the device and click on the Install command bar and create a backup of your files and folders, after which the program will automatically format the device, erasing all data including malicious programs.
Upon completing the formatting operation, a password creation wizard is launched which prompts you to set a password and add an option of a hint. In order to access the USB device, later on, you will have to input the correct password.
In case you come across some kind of difficulties in installing the application components or using some of the advanced options, there is a help file to put you through. All in all, the application comes in handy for safeguarding your data from any form of theft.
USB Flash Security is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in lockdown category and is available to all software users as a free download.