Encryption

How to encrypt and password protect folders on Mac

Enter password for disk image Mac

Even if you’re the only user on your Mac, there’s nothing wrong with adding an extra layer of security. You may have files within folders that contain sensitive information. Or maybe you do share your Mac with others in your household and have private items that you don’t want anyone to accidentally come across.

With this in mind, you can encrypt and password protect folders like this on your Mac and here’s how.