Wednesday, March 14th, 2012, at 9:06 am
A couple weeks ago, I finally pulled the trigger and upgraded to Lion.
Encrypting your backup drives is now not only fully supported, but is downright easy. When you plug in a drive to set up Time Machine for the first time, it simply asks you if you’d like to encrypt it. Bam! Done.
There has been a security exploit, unfortunately, but it’s easy to mitigate. Good enough for my uses anyway.