The following post explains how to encrypt data on CDs and DVDs. GiliSoft Secure Disc Creator is a perfect tool to encrypt CD\DVD. This requires a blank CD\DVD, GiliSoft Secure Disc Creator already installed on computer, and if you an application for CD burning (e.g. Nero, Roxio Creator, Express Burn, Windows 7 CD\DVD disk burning feature) you also can use them burn the ISO file created by GiliSoft Secure Disc Creator.All OS platforms supported by the product; Windows XP SP3, Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8
All you need to password protect CDs or DVDs is using GiliSoft Secure Disc Creator. The encryption software has a built-in CD and DVD burner that can create discs that have both a public area and a secure area . These secure area is password protected and can only be accessed if the correct password is supplied. The user does not need GiliSoft Secure Disc Creator on the other hand to access the CDs and DVDs.
The following steps will tell us how to use Gilisoft Secure Disc Creator to encrypt data on CDs and DVDs.
Please refer to the screenshot below with Arabic numerals step by step, and there are detailed instructions below the screenshot
Please note that this method is only working with data CDs or DVDs and not audio or video CDs or DVDs that shall be played in standalone players. You can however use the method to encrypt a video DVD or audio CD and play it on the computer.