Kingston launch the Data Traveler 6000

/ 5 years ago

Today saw the release of Kingstons latest ultra-secure Data Traveler 6000 USB flash drive, with Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 Level 3 validation and 100-percent encryption, an ideal product for those that need unrivaled security for their data such as government or finacial sectors, the DT6000 has been touted as the most secure flash drive currently available on the market, the DT6000 comes with a 5 year warranty and 24/7 tech support and is available in 2GB, 4GB, 8GB and 16GB capacity.


  • FIPS 140-2 Level 3 validated
  • U.S. Department of Defence Data AT Rest Tiger Team (DARTT) & USCYBERCOM approved
  • Ultra-Strong Security Architecture
    • Drive locks down after 10 intrusion attempts and encryption key is destroyed
    • No passwords stored on device or host
    • Hardware designed and assembled in the U.S.
    • United States National Security Agency Suite B set of cryptographic on Board
    • Elliptic curve cryptography
    • Secure channel communication
    • Digitally signed firmware updates using Suite B SHA-384 and ECDSA P-384
    • DT6000 can operate with AutoRun disabled
    • Enforces tamper-free AutoRun files
    • Cryptography made in the U.S.
  • Enforced Complex Password — Password is user-set with a minimum of three of the four characteristics (lowercase, uppercase, characters and numbers) required to prevent unauthorised access
  • Full Privacy — 100 percent of stored data is protected by 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) hardware-based encryption — master key recreated at logon
  • Customisable — preload content, full security policy customisation, casing options
  • Tamper-proof — physical security barrier
  • Waterproof  — protected against water damage
  • Guaranteed — five-year warranty with 24/7 customer support
  • Ruggedised — titanium-coated stainless steel casing
  • Specifications:
  • Dimensions — 3.06″ x 0.9″ x 0.47″ (77.9mm x 22mm x 12.05mm)
  • Capacities  — 2GB, 4GB, 8GB, 16GB
  • Speed — up to 11MB/s Read and 5MB/s Write
  • Compatibility — designed to USB 2.0 specifications
  • Operating Temperature — 32°F to 140°F (0°C to 60°C)
  • Storage Temperature — -4°F to 185°F (-20°C to 85°C)
  • Minimum System Requirements — USB 2.0 compliant and 1.1 compatible