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  • TrueCrypt icon

    TrueCrypt

    [TrueCrypt is not exactly "Open Source", but the source is available. See the reviews to get more information.] TrueCrypt is a disk encryption software for Windows Vista/XP, Mac OS X, and Linux. Creates a virtual...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued Currently unmaintained. Last version, TrueCrypt 7.1a, is still available for download and development has continued via the forks https://alternativeto.net/software/veracrypt/ and https://alternativeto.net/software/ciphershed/. "The development of TrueCrypt was ended in 5/2014 after Microsoft terminated support of Windows XP. Windows 8/7/Vista and later offer integrated support for encrypted disks and virtual disk images."
  • AES Crypt icon

    AES Crypt

    AES Crypt is an advanced file encryption utility that integrates with the Windows shell or runs from the Linux command prompt to provide a simple, yet powerful, tool for encrypting files using the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES). A...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • Windows BitLocker icon

    Windows BitLocker

    No encryption of dynamic disks, but command-line-encryption! Dynamic disks must be converted to basic disks with EasyUS Partition Master or Partition Guru before encrypting with Bitlocker. Windows BitLocker & "Bitlocker To...

    Commercial Windows

  • DiskCryptor icon

    DiskCryptor

    DiskCryptor is the only truly free solution, provided under GNU General Public License (GPLv3), which offers encryption of all disk partitions, including the system partition. The main criteria for open-source software is the...

    Open Source Windows

    • Discontinued The last update was released 09.07.2014.
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    LUKS

    LUKS is the standard for Linux hard disk encryption. By providing a standard on-disk-format, it does not only facilitate compatibility among distributions, but also provides secure management of multiple user passwords. In contrast to...

    Open Source Linux

  • EncFS icon

    EncFS

    EncFS provides an encrypted filesystem in user-space. It runs without any special permissions and uses the FUSE library and Linux kernel module to provide the filesystem interface. You can find links to source and binary releases...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

    • Warning The author has agreed that EncFS in its current form is dangerous (to security) for several reasons. Wikipedia has a brief summary: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/EncFS#General_Security_Concerns The actual audit, which the author participated in, is here: https://defuse.ca/audits/encfs.htm
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    Cryptonite

    Cryptonite brings EncFS and TrueCrypt to Android. You can browse, export and open EncFS-encrypted directories and files on your Dropbox and on your phone. On rooted phones that support FUSE (e.g. CyanogenMod) you can also mount EncFS...

    Open Source Android Android Tablet

  • LibreCrypt icon

    LibreCrypt

    LibreCrypt (formerly DoxBox) is an open-source disk encryption for Windows and the successor of FreeOTFE Change of name to 'LibreCrypt' in version 6.2 Features: Easy to use, with a 'wizard' for creating...

    Open Source Windows

  • Gnome Encfs Manager icon

    Gnome Encfs Manager

    The Gnome Encfs Manager is an easy to use manager and mounter for encfs stashes featuring per-stash configuration, Gnome Keyring support, a tray menu inspired by Cryptkeeper but using the AppIndicator API and lots of unique features.

    Open Source Linux

  • FreeOTFE icon

    FreeOTFE

    FreeOTFE is a free, open source, "on-the-fly" (OTFE) disk encryption program for PCs running MS Windows and Windows Mobile PDAs (FreeOTFE4PDA). It creates "virtual disks" - anything written to which is...

    Open Source Windows Windows Mobile

    • Discontinued Discontinued per Wikipedia page (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FreeOTFE)
  • Luks manager icon

    Luks manager

    LUKS Manager provides on-the-fly encryption (AES by default) to virtual folders on Android devices. These virtual folders can be dynamically mounted, unmounted, created and deleted as needed. Similar to Truecrypt in functionality. ...

    Open Source Android

  • ProxyCrypt

    ProxyCrypt is a command line tool that creates encrypted volumes within a file or a hard drive.

    Open Source Windows ImDisk Virtual Disk Driver

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  • RealCrypt icon

    RealCrypt

    The realcrypt application in the RPM Fusion repo is an encryption application based on truecrypt, freely available at http://www.truecrypt.org/. It differs from truecrypt in only the following ways: The name truecrypt is...

    Open Source Linux

  • FileVault icon

    FileVault

    FileVault is a method of using encryption with volumes on Mac computers. Encryption and decryption are performed on the fly. FileVault 2 uses full disk, XTS-AES 128 encryption to help keep your data secure. Using FileVault 2, you...

    Free Mac

  • TruPax icon

    TruPax

    TruPax generates TrueCrypt - compatible container files from arbitrary sets of files and folders. Such files match exactly the size of the contained material and can be mounted by TrueCrypt, but also directly extracted using TruPax...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Zed! icon

    Zed!

    Zed! protects your personal and sensitive data in encrypted archives on e-mail, on USB sticks and in backups. ENCRYPTION With its encryption technology derived from various certified professional solutions, Zed! guarantees...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux iPhone iPad

  • Luksus

    LUKSUS is a tool that creates an encrypted volume and filesystem on a hardrive or other storage media as well as a filecontainer. It can use the following encryption facilities: LUKS, Truecrypt and GELI. LUKSUS is a wrapper...

    Open Source Linux BSD TrueCrypt dialog

  • Challenger icon

    Challenger

    Challenger is a software for the encoding of files, folders and drives. For the installation and for the execution simple user rights suffice. Thereby the program is mobil usable on an USB flash drive too. The software is conceived...

    Free Personal Windows

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  • Quick File Locker icon

    Quick File Locker

    Do you want to protect private pictures, hide sensitive videos or lockdown documents? Do you want to ensure your privacy by locking, hiding and encrypting sensitive data? It will quickly lock, hide and encrypt files, folders or or USB...

    Free Windows

  • CyberSafe Top Secret icon

    CyberSafe Top Secret

    CyberSafe Top Secret is an information security program that uses modern encryption algorithms (RSA, AES, BlowFish, etc.).

    Commercial Windows

  • GostCrypt icon

    GostCrypt

    The Gostcrypt project has been launched at the end of 2013 as fork of the (late) Truecrypt project. It intends to go farther than ever. Since the late 70s, most of the algorithms used (not to say all) are UKUSA encryption systems...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • Knox icon

    Knox

    Knox offers easy disk image encryption and comes with a built-in backup service. Knox can automatically back up any or all vaults to a local hard drive, an iPod, an iDisk, or a network volume. Gives you many of the benefits of...

    Commercial Mac

  • Kruptos icon

    Kruptos

    Lock and encrypt your photos, movies, files and folders using 256-bit file encryption. The trial version of Kruptos 2 Professional is fully complete with no functional limitations for 30 uses. After the trial period expires you...

    Freemium Windows Android

  • EDS (Encrypted Data Store) icon

    EDS (Encrypted Data Store)

    With EDS (Encrypted Data Store) you can store your files in the encrypted container to prevent unauthorized access to sensitive information. TrueCrypt container files are supported. Main features: * Supports AES, Serpent, Twofish...

    Freemium Android Android Tablet

  • WinGuard Pro icon

    WinGuard Pro

    With WinGuard Pro you can password protect your programs and encrypt your files, folders and drives. Users can add password protection to any Windows program. Two types of file and folder protection, including encryption, provides you...

    Commercial Windows

  • Advanced File Security Basic icon

    Advanced File Security Basic

    Encryption of files and folders, also usable without Installation, AFS securely and reliably protects any type of data against unauthorized access. Therefore it's using the world-wide standardized, fast and very safe encryption...

    Free Windows

  • CryFS icon

    CryFS

    CryFS encrypts your files, so you can safely store them anywhere. It works well together with cloud services like Dropbox, iCloud, OneDrive and others.

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • SafeHouse Explorer icon

    SafeHouse Explorer

    ENCRYPTION FOR DISKS & MEMORY STICKS! SafeHouse Explorer is FREE encryption software which we're making available to everyone as a free download in order to promote data privacy and help you to protect your confidential...

    Free Windows

  • R-Crypto icon

    R-Crypto

    R-Crypto is an easy-to-use disk encryption software that protects your confidential information and personal data on a desktop, notebook, or a removable data storage device against unauthorized access. Home users can use R-Crypto...

    Free Personal Windows

  • Symantec Drive Encryption icon

    Symantec Drive Encryption

    Symantec Drive Encryption, powered by PGP Technology, is a transparent drive encryption for laptops, desktops and removable media Encrypts data against unauthorized access Secures sensitive information Centralizes management and...

    Commercial Windows

  • AreaGuardNeo icon

    AreaGuardNeo

    AreaGuardNeo is file encryption and USB protection tool integrated with Microsoft Active Directory.

    Commercial Windows

  • SecretVaultpro icon

    SecretVaultpro

    SecretVaultpro create an encrypted file and mount as a folder in your Sd card call "SecretVaultpro". You can move sensitive documents, photographs to SecretVaultpro with your favorite file manager. SecretVaultpro unmount...

    Free Android

  • CryptoForge icon

    CryptoForge

    Easy-to-use data encryption software to secure your information wherever it goes.

    Commercial Windows

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