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stand alone disk encryption

I have systems that are not on any network (in a SCIF) and need to be FIPS encrypted. What is the best way to do this with Drive encryption?
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Re: stand alone disk encryption


Hi User35094077,

You are able to move the machines first as a non-FIPS MDE client to communicate with an FIPS ePO.

1. Start to transfer the agent from the non-FIPS ePO to the FIPS mode ePO
Note: MDE will still function but will not be in FIPS mode.

2. Start with a few machines to reinstall MDE
Note: You will need to reinstall in MDE in FIPS mode and at that point you can be FIPS compliant

Prerequisites to use Drive Encryption in FIPS mode
https://docs.mcafee.com/bundle/drive-encryption-7.2.5-installation-guide-epolicy-orchestrator/page/G...

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