software-free, onboard-authenticated
256-bit hardware-encrypted
the safest places on earth for your data
aegis secure key wins cyber security magazine best new product award
aegis secure key wins cyber security magazine best new product award

"Ease of use rates high...Data transfer speeds are quite good, and the size of the keys is not an issue, even for my coworker who has big fingers!"

"Ease of use rates high...Data transfer speeds are quite good, and the size of the keys is not an issue, even for my coworker who has big fingers!"

Paul K., IT Security Professional

"For the security and cross-device compatibility it delivers, the Secure Key 3z is a bargain."

"For the security and cross-device compatibility it delivers, the Secure Key 3z is a bargain."

Jon Jacobi, PC World

"For the security and cross-device compatibility it delivers, the Secure Key 3z is a bargain."
"I have been recommending them to other groups for their ease of use, cross-platform compatibility, and cost per GB relative to the other options on the market."

"I have been recommending them to other groups for their ease of use, cross-platform compatibility, and cost per GB relative to the other options on the market."

Ernie J, IT Professional, U.S. Gov't

"It is often hard to improve on a great product, but Apricorn just did"

"It is often hard to improve on a great product, but Apricorn just did"

Eric Jacksch, IT Canada Online

"It is often hard to improve on a great product, but Apricorn just did"
"Secure Key 3z is secure, AND you can boot from it--dual usability as boot media AND as secure storage!"

"Secure Key 3z is secure, AND you can boot from it--dual usability as boot media AND as secure storage!"

Kyle D., Healthcare IT Manager

"The Aegis Padlock SSD is a rugged drive that has security in its wheelhouse"

"The Aegis Padlock SSD is a rugged drive that has security in its wheelhouse"

Joel Santo Domingo, PC MAG

"The Aegis Padlock SSD is a rugged drive that has security in its wheelhouse"
"The Secure Key 3.0 has replaced my former Iron Key<br/>… and is now one of my top personal gadgets--Gold Seal!"

"The Secure Key 3.0 has replaced my former Iron Key
… and is now one of my top personal gadgets--Gold Seal!"

Les Tokar, The SSD Review

"The Secure Key 3.0 has replaced my former Iron Key<br/>… and is now one of my top personal gadgets--Gold Seal!"
"This was the huge accomplishment we were looking for in most Hardware Encryption drives... there has been no other drive out there that is even comparable to this one."

"This was the huge accomplishment we were looking for in most Hardware Encryption drives... there has been no other drive out there that is even comparable to this one."

Louis U. Aviation IT Professional

"with FIPS 140-2 certification, a hardened case, plenty of capacity, and good performance, it’s hard to see where you could go wrong with the Aegis Padlock DT."

"with FIPS 140-2 certification, a hardened case, plenty of capacity, and good performance, it’s hard to see where you could go wrong with the Aegis Padlock DT."

Jon Jacobi, PC World

"with FIPS 140-2 certification, a hardened case, plenty of capacity, and good performance, it’s hard to see where you could go wrong with the Aegis Padlock DT."
"…I tested the Aegis Secure Key 3.0 on Windows, OS X, Linux, and Chrome. It worked flawlessly across all platforms."

"…I tested the Aegis Secure Key 3.0 on Windows, OS X, Linux, and Chrome. It worked flawlessly across all platforms."

Eric Jacksch, IT Canada Online

"…I tested the Aegis Secure Key 3.0 on Windows, OS X, Linux, and Chrome. It worked flawlessly across all platforms."
 
 
 

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Aegis Secure Key 3z - USB 3.1 (3.0) Flash Drive

Aegis Secure Key 3z
USB 3.1 (3.0) Flash Drive

FIPS 140-2 level 3 Validated | Ultra Compact | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication | Rugged Extruded Aluminum Enclosure

Connectivity

USB 3.0 / 3.1

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 3

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 1 User

storage capacities & prices

8 GB - $79.00

16 GB - $99.00

32 GB - $129.00

64 GB - $159.00

128 GB - $199.00

Aegis Secure Key 3NX - USB 3.1 (3.0) Flash Drive (patent pending)

Aegis Secure Key 3NX
USB 3.1 (3.0) Flash Drive (patent pending)

FIPS 140-2 level 3 Validation pending | Ultra Compact | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication | Rugged Extruded Aluminum Enclosure

Connectivity

USB 3.0 / 3.1

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 3 (pending 4Q 2018)

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 1 User

storage capacities & prices

2 GB - $59.00

4 GB - $59.00

8 GB - $69.00

16 GB - $89.00

32 GB - $119.00

64 GB - $149.00

128 GB - $189.00

Aegis Fortress L3 - USB 3.1 / 3.2 Portable Drive

Aegis Fortress L3
USB 3.1 / 3.2 Portable Drive

Ultra Rugged, Super Fast | Hardware-Based 256-Bit AES XTS Encryption | FIPS 140-2 Level 3 (Validation Pending 1Q 2019) | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication

Connectivity

USB 3.1 3.2 | type A and C

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 2

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

6061 Aircraft Grade Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 14 User

storage capacities & prices

500 GB - $239.00

1 TB - $279.00

2 TB - $339.00

3 TB - $399.00

4 TB - $459.00

5 TB - $499.00

512GB SSD - $359.00

1TB SSD - $539.00

2TB SSD - $839.00

4TB SSD - $2,499.00

8TB SSD - $4,749.00

16TB SSD - $9,999.00

Aegis Secure Key - USB 3.0 Flash Drive

Aegis Secure Key
USB 3.0 Flash Drive

FIPS 140-2 level 3 Validated | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication | Extruded Aluminum Enclosure with Protective Sleeve

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 3

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 1 User

storage capacities & prices

16 GB - $129.00

30 GB - $149.00

60 GB - $189.00

120 GB - $219.00

240 GB - $299.00

480 GB - $399.00

1 TB - $699.00

Aegis Padlock - USB 3.0

Aegis Padlock
USB 3.0

Pocket Portability | Built-In Rugged USB 3 Cable | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

Authentication Method

6-16 Digit PIN

Casing

ABS

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 4 Users

storage capacities & prices

500GB HDD - $179.00

1TB HDD - $229.00

2TB HDD - $279.00

256GB SSD - $219.00

512GB SSD - $299.00

1TB SSD - $479.00

2TB SSD - $779.00

4TB SSD - $2,379.00

8TB SSD - $4,679.00

16TB SSD - $9,939.00

Aegis Fortress - USB 3.0

Aegis Fortress
USB 3.0

On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | FIPS 140-2 Level 2 Validated Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 2

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

ABS

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 4 Users

storage capacities & prices

500GB HDD - $199.00

1TB HDD - $249.00

2TB HDD - $299.00

256GB SSD - $239.00

512GB SSD - $319.00

1TB SSD - $499.00

2TB SSD - $799.00

4TB SSD - $2,399.00

8TB SSD - $4,699.00

16TB SSD - $9,959.00

Aegis Padlock DT - USB 3.0 Desktop Drive

Aegis Padlock DT
USB 3.0 Desktop Drive

On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

Authentication Method

6-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 4 Users

storage capacities & prices

2 TB - $209.00

4 TB - $379.00

6 TB - $559.00

8 TB - $629.00

10 TB - $829.00

12 TB - $879.00

14 TB - $979.00

Aegis Padlock DT FIPS - USB 3.0 Desktop Drive

Aegis Padlock DT FIPS
USB 3.0 Desktop Drive

FIPS 140-2 Level 2 Validated Encryption | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 2

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 4 Users

storage capacities & prices

2 TB - $229.00

3 TB - $299.00

4 TB - $399.00

6 TB - $579.00

8 TB - $649.00

10 TB - $849.00

12 TB - $899.00

14 TB - $999.00

Aegis Padlock SSD - USB 3.0 Solid State Drive

Aegis Padlock SSD
USB 3.0 Solid State Drive

FIPS 140-2 level 2 Validated Encryption Module | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Authentication | Membrane Type Keypad Authentication | Rugged Crush-Resistant Aluminum Enclosure

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 2

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 4 Users

storage capacities & prices

240GB SSD - $219.00

480GB SSD - $349.00

1TB SSD - $639.00

2TB SSD - $999.00

Aegis Bio - USB 3.0

Aegis Bio
USB 3.0

Biometrically-Authenticated | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Pocket-Sized Portability

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

Authentication Method

Biometric

Casing

ABS

Number of Users Allowed

5 Users

storage capacities & prices

500GB HDD - $119.00

1TB HDD - $139.00

2TB HDD - $189.00

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Jon Fielding (managing director for EMEA at Apricorn), Sam Humphries (senior product marketing manager for global markets and compliance with Rapid7), Deral Heiland (Internet of Things research lead at Rapid7) and Jose Miguel Esparza (head of threat intelligence at Blueliv) have all voiced detailed and thought-provoking opinions on their security predictions for 2019.
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The channel and secure mobile working. Plenty of opportunities

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Heathrow Airport fined £120,000 over USB data breach debacle In a prime example of data protection failure, a USB containing sensitive information ended up in the hands of the public.

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Mind the GDPR gaps: the biggest risks that remain for UK companies

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Three months on, what are the biggest areas of risk for UK companies?

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Apricorn releases its fourth generation secure key

Aegis Secure Key 3NX brings down the cost of compliance – delivering next level features, widest range of capacities and cooler running temperatures at a lower price point
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Apricorn unveils Aegis Secure Key 3NX 256-bit AES XTS hardware-encrypted USB drive

Storing files in the cloud is very convenient, but understandably, if they contain extremely sensitive information -- such as trade secrets -- you may not want to transmit them over the internet.
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Reviews

Apricorn Aegis Fortress L3 portable storage drive: Tougher, faster, and more secure

Hardware-encrypted external storage drives are pretty much a must-have item for enterprise these days, and Apricorn has once again raised the bar with the new Aegis Fortress L3. And it's future-proof, coming with interchangeable Type-A and Type-C connector cables.
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Apricorn Aegis Secure Key 3NX: An ultra-secure 256-bit AES XTS hardware-encrypted USB flash drive [Review]

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Apricorn Aegis Secure Key 3nx - USB 3.1 Flash Drive

The last version of this handy little USB key got an excellent review from me earlier this year and has gone on to be the core of my personal digital security.
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Apricorn Aegis Secure Key 3NX: Secure, hardware-encrypted drive you can fit in a pocket

Apricorn's new Aegis Secure Key 3NX hardware-encrypted flash drive comes in capacities to suit all needs.
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The coolest USB flash drive you can buy: Apricorn Aegis Secure Key 3z

I've owned countless USB flash drives over the years, but none come close to being as cool -- or as useful -- as the Aegis Secure Key 3z with built-in hardware-based encryption.
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Apricorn Aegis Secure Key 3z Review

We all need to secure the data we own, and the Apricorn Aegis Secure Key 3z offers a memory stick that enables the user to safely carry around their data.
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Aegis Secure Key 3Z A super-tough USB storage option for everything you hold dear.

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Mighty Gadget: Apricorn Aegis Padlock 3.0 (500TB) Review

Having previously reviewed the Aegis Secure Key 3Z I have been sent the Apricorn Aegis Padlock to try out. This is a hard drive version, and the model I have been sent is 500GB which retails for £180 in the UK.
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Press Releases

Apricorn Introduces the Next-Generation Aegis Fortress L3 USB Drive

Up to 180% faster read speeds and ultra-rugged enclosure, Apricorn’s newest encrypted portable drive is built to meet NIST’s highest level of FIPS validation and withstand the harshest conditions.

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Apricorn Announces Fourth Generation Secure Key, Aegis Secure Key 3NX

Key features include a wide range of size capacities, lower price point, and cooler running temperatures
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A third of organisations have experienced a data loss or breach as a direct result of mobile working

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More Than Two Thirds of Companies not Confident of Being Fully Compliant Ahead of GDPR Deadline

Data handling is number one concern relating to non-compliance
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Apricorn Expands on its Hardware-Encrypted Aegis Padlock SSD Series

The compact Padlock SSD expands to include 1 and 2TB capacities, Aegis Configurator compatibility

 

POWAY, CA - February 13, 2018

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Apricorn Expands on its Hardware-Encrypted Aegis Padlock Desktop Series

Padlock DT and Padlock DT FIPS are now available in 12TB capacities

Feb 7, 2018

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Apricorn Announces Full Compatibility Between the Aegis Configurator and their Entire Keypad-Authenticated Secure Product Line

Apricorn’s Aegis Configurator Now Simplifies Setup and Deployment of Their Most Popular Hardware-Encrypted USB Storage Devices

POWAY, CA- November 1, 2017

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Mobile Working a Major Cause of Data Breaches

A third of companies say they have experienced a data loss or breach as a direct result of mobile working

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Apricorn Announces Aegis Secure Key 3z Hardware-Encrypted Flash Drive and Aegis Configurator

Building on the success of its predecessor (the Aegis Secure Key 3.0), the Aegis Secure Key 3z is a feature-rich USB drive that includes FIPS-level security while eliminating vulnerabilities found in software-managed systems.

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New Aegis Secure Key 3.0 480GB Encrypted Thumb Drive

The Aegis Secure Key Now Offers a 480GB--the Highest Storage Capacity of any Hardware-Based Encrypted Flash Key on the Market.

 Poway, CA – March 22, 2016 – Apricorn (www.apricorn.com)

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