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Keep Your USB Thumbdrive Safe the Way the Ancients Did [USB]

3 years agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Wax seals have been used for millennia to guarantee a document's authenticity. If you got a letter with an intact seal, you could be assured that what you're reading was legit. The Top Secret USB does the same thing for your digital documents—literally. More »
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Top Secret USB stick uses wax seal for verification

Technology / Gadgets : Gearlog (3 years ago)

Way back when, before email, RSA keys, and 128-bit AES encryption, people had a pretty clever way of making sure that their mail was delivered unread. As you’ve seen in hundreds of movies, wax was poured onto a piece of parchment (o... Read Post

Seal These Top Secret USB Drives with Wax to Prevent Data Leaks the Old-Fashioned Way

Technology / Gadgets : technabob (3 years ago)

In the old days, envelopes were sealed with wax so that the intended recipient would know right away if anyone else had snooped into her or her private correspondence. Some people are trying to bring that concept back to life with t... Read Post

A USB flash drive sealed with wax

Technology / Gadgets : CrunchGear (5 years ago)

There is something classy and timeless about a wax seal. This porcelain and silicone USB drive brings it back into style. Now, we just all need to wear a signet ring with our Twitter pic as a seal. Read Post


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