Today the company is updating the series with a new 8GB model that shares many of the same security features and adds a few others. For one, the Flash Padlock 2 lets users erase the drive's contents and define a new PIN code (up to ten digits long) if they happen to forget their initial one, while 256-bit hardware data encryption will guard the drive's contents against most types of data theft.
There's also has a lockout feature that prevents the drive from being accessed for two minutes if multiple failed login attempts are made. The new Flash Padlock 2 shares its rugged construction with the Flash Voyager range and is consequently resistant to most drops and splashes. It's available now from different retailers for around $54.99 and comes with a limited 10-year warranty.
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