Kingston DataTraveler 5000 USB Flash Drive (8GB)

Kingston DataTraveler 5000 USB Flash Drive (8GB)

Kingston DataTraveler 5000 USB Flash Drive (8GB)

B&H # KIDT50008GB MFR # DT5000/8GB
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Product Highlights

  • Stores 8GB of Data
  • Ultra-Secure
  • FIPS 140-2 Level 2 Certification
  • Easy to Use & Set Up
  • Rugged & Waterproof
  • Designed & Assembled in the U.S.A.
  • 5-Year Warranty & 24/7 Tech Support
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  • 1Description
Kingston Technology's DataTraveler 5000 USB Flash Drive is a spacious 8GB USB storage device that is extremely reliable, easy to set up and requires no administrative rights or application installation. Sensitive data is protected with FIPS 140-2 Level 2 certification and 100% privacy. This drive's complex password protection enforces device lockdown after a specified number of invalid attempts. Plus, passwords are never stored on the device.

Many government agencies are issuing data-at-rest directives to protect portable data. Kingston has designed its line of encrypted USB flash drives to be compliant with these directives. These ingenious drives provide the highest level of security to protect against data loss. And they're fast and easy to use, which means that employees will adopt them quickly.

The DataTraveler 5000 is waterproof at depths up to 4' (1.2 m), and is built with a rugged titanium-coated, stainless-steel casing. This storage device is the choice of corporations and consumers alike for securely storing, carrying and transferring important data, favorite songs, photos and more. It is backed by Kingston's 5-year warranty with 24/7 tech support.

Note: Some of the 8GB capacity is used for formatting and other functions and thus is not available for storage.

Protect sensitive data with FIPS 140-2 Level 2 certification and 100% privacy. The DataTraveler features 256-bit AES hardware-based encryption in XTS mode which is much stronger than CBC and ECB modes. The DataTraveler 5000 uses elliptic curve cryptography encryption algorithms (ECC) which meet the Suite B standards approved by the U.S. Government.
The drive locks down after 10 intrusion attempts and the encryption key is destroyed.
Password Protection
The DataTraveler 5000 has enforced complex password protection...a password (up to 128 characters) is user set with minimum characteristics to prevent unauthorized access.
Full Privacy
100% of stored data is protected by 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) hardware-based encryption...a master key is recreated at logon. Its elliptic curve cryptography is made in the U.S.A.
The DataTraveler 5000 can operate with its tamper-free Auto-run files disabled.
This flash drive is waterproof and has a titanium-coated stainless-steel casing.
Its tamper-evident coating and seal allows for physical security.
The DataTraveler 5000 carries a 5-year warranty with 24/7 customer support.
Table of Contents
  • 1Description
Transfer Rate Read: 11MB/sec
Write: 5MB/sec
Capacity 8GB
Interface USB 2.0
Compatible Operating Systems For file transfer / password protection / data encription:
Windows 7
Windows Vista
Windows XP (SP1, SP2, SP3)
Security FIPS 140-2 Level 2 Certified
Lockdown: after 10 intrusion attempts
Enforced complex password protection (users set passwords up to 128 characters)
System Requirements Minimum: USB 2.0 compliant and 1.1 compatible
Two (2) free consecutive drive letters required for use

First free drive letters after physical devices such as system partition, optical drives, etc. Does not support ReadyBoost

Operating Temperature 32° - 140°F (0° - 60°C)
Dimensions 3.06 x 0.9 x 0.47" (77.9mm x 22mm x 12.05mm)
Packaging Info
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 5.0 x 3.0 x 3.0"

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