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Chapter 6. Explore Security in Depth >  Password Protect and Encrypt Workbooks

6.3. Password Protect and Encrypt Workbooks

Passwords are a simple way to protect sensitive data in a workbook. You can use passwords to encrypt a workbook to provide added security. Encryption prevents hackers from being able to read your workbook by disassembling the file in some way.


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Passwords and encryption are fundamental security techniques.If you understand how Excel implements them, you'll know how much to trust them.



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