SOURCE: AlertBoot


January 04, 2010 10:30 ET

AlertBoot Disk Encryption "Protect Your Work" Encrypted Laptop Giveaway for Twitter and Facebook

5,000 Twitter Followers + 5,000 Facebook Fans = TWO Encrypted Sony Vaio Laptops for Two Lucky Fans

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - January 4, 2010) - AlertBoot Full Disk Encryption today announced a new promotional giveaway targeting all their followers on both the Twitter and Facebook social networks. AlertBoot wants to reach 5,000 followers on Twitter and 5,000 fans on Facebook. And to show their appreciation for spreading the word about computer security and encryption, AlertBoot will be giving away TWO NEW Sony Vaio Laptops -- one to a Twitter follower and one to a Facebook fan. Plus, each laptop will be 100% encrypted, secured, and protected by a free one-year subscription to AlertBoot Full Disk Encryption in the Cloud.

Once AlertBoot gets 5,000 followers on Twitter and 5,000 fans on Facebook, two winners (one from Facebook and one from Twitter) will be randomly selected out of all AlertBoot followers and fans. Each winner will receive a Sony Vaio [MSRP: $900] preloaded with a free 1-year subscription to AlertBoot Full Disk Encryption.

AlertBoot Full Disk Encryption in the Cloud is powerful disk encryption software, designed to protect all of your private data on your laptop, your desktop, and your USB drives. With more and more of our lives on smaller and smaller laptops and with over one million laptops stolen every year, AlertBoot is all that stands in the way of protecting your most private data from thieves and hackers. Powered by Sophos SafeGuard Enterprise, AlertBoot employs AES-256 bit encryption (designated "top-secret" security by the US Government). Not only will AlertBoot Full Disk Encryption make sure that your private data stays private in the event of theft, but it also can encrypt any and all USB drives and flash keys that attach to your computer to protect data theft from your computer as well. AlertBoot is easy-to-use, configures in minutes, and comes complete with real-time audit reporting and 24/7 password recovery -- free of charge.

"We say that with AlertBoot, we're protecting the world, one computer at a time," said Timothy Maliyil, CEO of AlertBoot. "With this promotion, we're spreading the word about data security and encryption one friend, one fan, and one follower at a time. These are great laptops, and they're even better now that we've protected them with AlertBoot Disk Encryption software. I'm going to be absolutely delighted to give these two laptops away to two lucky AlertBoot fans!"

The AlertBoot "Protect Your Work" Twitter/Facebook Laptop Giveaway begins on December 25th, 2009. No purchase necessary. To enter, visit, become a follower, and tweet "I just entered to win a free encrypted laptop from @AlertBoot #AlertBootGiveAway." Or visit, become a fan, and post "I just entered to win a free encrypted laptop from @AlertBoot" on your Wall. Winners will be notified via Facebook, Twitter, or email. For complete rules, visit

Contact Information

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    Tim Maliyil