SOURCE: Ceelox, Inc.

March 21, 2011 08:30 ET

Ceelox Announces "Compatible with Windows 7" Logo for Its Vault Flash Drive

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - March 21, 2011) - Ceelox, Inc. (OTCBB: CELO) announced today that Ceelox' patented Vault Flash Drive software for file and folder encryption has earned the "Compatible with Windows 7" logo for the new operating system. This logo indicates that Microsoft Corp. has deemed the product compatible and reliable with Windows 7. 

Ceelox has redesigned their authentication approach to leverage the recent capability of Windows 7. As recognized by Microsoft,(1) biometrics is an increasingly popular technology that provides convenient access to systems, services, and resources. Biometrics relies on measuring an unchanging physical characteristic of a person to uniquely identify that person. Fingerprints are one of the most frequently used biometric characteristics, with millions of fingerprint biometric devices that are embedded in personal computers and peripherals.

To enable Ceelox Vault functionality in Windows 7, Ceelox made the modifications necessary to ensure compatibility. Ceelox Vault™ offers a File Manager-like interface with shortcut links to My Documents and Desktop and allows for the automated synchronization of files located on the portable flash drive. Vaults can be created by multiple users who may share a device, each with unique biometric access to the stored data. Encryption of the data insures that when the flash drive is removed from the laptop or desktop the data cannot be accessed. To encrypt or decrypt, users simply drag and drop the file and folder to or from the Ceelox Vault™ application. User authentication and Vault access control is provided with a live fingerprint scan. Ceelox Vault™ offers a variety of user rich preferences that can quickly and easily be modified to fit your personal security standards. Never before has the process of encrypting sensitive files and folders been easier or more secure.

"By working with Windows 7, Ceelox can now offer our Vault product across multiple Microsoft platforms e.g. Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7. Through the use of a fingerprint, Ceelox Vault provides an easy way to secure data on an external flash drive. A user can transport the data with peace-of-mind knowing that no one can access their data," states Gerry Euston, CEO, Ceelox. 

(1) Introduction to the Windows Biometric Framework (WBF), Guidelines for IHV, ISVs and OEMs, December 15, 2008. Windows 7 and WBF support only fingerprint biometric devices.

About Ceelox, Inc.
Ceelox, Inc. is a developer of biometric security and encryption software solutions for financial institutions, healthcare companies, utilities, government agencies and other organizations for whom information access are key concerns. Its security and encryption tools are easy to deploy, simple to use, cost-effective and affordable for organizations of all sizes. 

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