Symantec Encryption Desktop 10.3 Feature Comparison for Windows and Mac OS X


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This article shows the different features available in Symantec Encryption Desktop 10.3 on Windows and Mac OS X


Symantec Encryption Desktop allows users to encrypt the entire contents of a laptop, desktop, external drive, or USB flash drive, secure email messages, and share encrypted files with other users.

This chart details the features available in Symantec Encryption Desktop 10.3.

Feature Windows Macintosh
Boot Disk Drive Encryption * Yes Yes
Encrypt External Disks Yes Yes
Single Sign-On Yes  
Customizing PGP BootGuard Yes  
Admin Smart Card Key Yes  
Lock passphrase user accounts after failed login attempts Yes  
Enable automatic encryption or locking of removable drives Yes  
Smart Cards for Two Factor Authentication Yes  
Automatic Partition Encryption Yes  
Boot Camp Yes Yes
Dual Boot Yes  
Recovery CD Yes Yes
BootGuard logging of failed login attempts Yes