1. uselessbuilder

    Configuring FileVault 2 EFI

    Hey there. I've done a lot of research but there seems to be a discrepancy as to what it takes to boot a FileVault drive. My EFI got corrupted and so I have to rebuild it, but am not having any luck. My EFI attached below has EVERYTHING WORKING except for iMessage, so this is my last hiccup...
  2. cyberdogg

    Lenovo x220 ThinkPad (i5-2520) with FileVault

    There is a well known guide to Hackintoshing and installing High Sierra on the x220 by McDonnellTech. The only problem is that it doesn't allow for FileVault encryption of the hard disk. And for many encryption is a must. The problem is revealed after following the guide and then encrypting...
  3. cad0gan

    Encrypt HOME folder

    can I encrypt my home folder? like this: My system disk is encrypted by FileVault. I want to encrypt my home folder too. My partition table: /dev/disk0 (internal, physical): #: TYPE NAME SIZE IDENTIFIER 0: GUID_partition_scheme...
  4. phrozenpenguin

    Getting an external USB hard drive to work (encrypted) - not boot drive

    My first hackintosh here and having an issue trying to copy data from an external USB hard drive. I am starting to suspect it may be because the drive is encrypted, but I couldn't find other notes on this scenario. External USB hard drive, GUID, Mac OS Extended (Journaled, Encrypted). When I...
  5. jonathanpaulpano

    Keychain Access creating iMessage encryption and signing keys every boot

    I've recently checked my keychain access and I saw that it has a lot of iMessage encryption and signing keys. Mine was close to 500 encryption and signing keys. I've deleted all the keys assuming that they were old and start a new set of keys and rebooted my hackintosh. Fresh boot without the...
  6. mrmondo

    What is the state of Filevault on Yosemite?

    Hi all, I'm considering coming back to OSX86 after a few years however one constraint for me is to have full disk encryption. I currently use Filevault (2) on my MBP and am wondering if it works with OSX86 builds? Thanks in advance.
  7. raintoad

    Securing your hackintosh

    I posted an article how to make your hackintosh secure despite not having access to FileVault2. http://frugalcomputing.blogspot.com/2012/09/securing-your-hackintosh.html let me know what you think