Alternatives to EncFS for all platforms with any license

  • 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."
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    VeraCrypt

    VeraCrypt is a free disk encryption software brought to you by IDRIX and that is based on TrueCrypt . It adds enhanced security to the algorithms used for system and partitions encryption making it...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

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    Cryptomator

    Free client-side encryption for your cloud files. Open source software: No backdoors, no registration.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux iPhone iPad

    • Free, open-source, uses strong AES encryption to protect your files and privacy, compatible with ANY online syncing/backup service, and works on Windows, Mac and Linux. Very fast support also. Highly recommended if you're using Dropbox, Google Drive or similar. Guest • Oct 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    CipherShed

    CipherShed is a program that can be used to create encrypted files or encrypt entire drives (including USB flash drives and external HDDs).

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • 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

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    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

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    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

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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

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    encfs4win

    This is an experimental project of porting encfs to the Windows world. Use First time install required Dokan library; Extract executable (or compile by your own). Every use open a windows command launch "encfs...

    Open Source Windows

  • Pismo File Mount Audit Package icon

    Pismo File Mount Audit Package

    Pismo File Mount Audit Package is a Windows application that allows users to mount the contents of ZIP, ISO, Compact ISO, Compact File Set and Private Folder files to the file system as virtual folders. Pismo File Mount Audit Package...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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    SecurStick

    SecurStick is a free portable application that lets you carry encrypted files on your USB drive. You can use the drive on any computer to access and modify those files WITHOUT needing any administrator privileges. Available...

    Free macOS Windows Linux

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    Jetico BestCrypt

    If your computer were ever to be stolen, are you certain that your personal information cannot be discovered? Jetico’s BestCrypt software automatically encrypts your files so that nobody can read the data unless they have the right...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    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)
  • DCrypt icon

    DCrypt

    DCrypt is an encryption and decryption tool that combines in a smart way multiple algorithms. The combination of multiple strong algorithms makes it much more difficult for hackers to get the plain content of the encrypted file...

    Open Source Linux

  • EncFSMP icon

    EncFSMP

    A program to mount EncFS folders on Windows and OS X. Works good with LibreOffice documents on Windows 7. Features of EncFSMP: - Mounts EncFS folders on Windows and OS X - Can create, edit, export and change the...

    Open Source Mac Windows

  • 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

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    Sookasa

    Sookasa transparently protects files across the Dropbox cloud and linked mobile devices, while preserving the native Dropbox user experience on Windows, Mac, iOS and Android. Sookasa creates a secure folder (called Sookasa) inside...

    Commercial Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    eCryptfs

    The enterprise cryptographic filesystem for Linux

    Open Source Linux

  • 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

  • NPPCrypt icon

    NPPCrypt

    NPPCrypt is a plugin for Notepad++ that will allow users to encrypt, decrypt text as well with create hashed messages/text and random blobs.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Notepad++

  • 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

  • Drag'n'Crypt ULTRA icon

    Drag'n'Crypt ULTRA

    Drag'n'Crypt ULTRA is a small, coding program assistance whose you confidential data which can be served very simply against the access of unauthorized ones protect can. You draw the file (EN), which can be coded, simply on...

    Free Windows

  • My Lockbox icon

    My Lockbox

    My Lockbox is a security software enabling you to password protect any folder on your computer. The protected folder is hidden from any user and application of your system, including Administrator and System itself. It is...

    Freemium Windows

    • Bundleware The default installer contains OpenCandy, but a version without it is available for download. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
  • S.S.E. File Encryptor icon

    S.S.E. File Encryptor

    S.S.E. File Encryptor is a cross-platform encrypter/decrypter of files and folders.

    Freemium Mac Windows 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

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    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

  • Steadycrypt icon

    Steadycrypt

    This is a Java-based application that allows the user to important files that are on that operating system to encrypt easy and secure and organize. Tested on WinXP, Win7 & OS X 10.6

    Open Source Mac Windows

  • ImmediateCrypt

    ImmediateCrypt is an utility for encryption and decryption of plain text messages with the AES-256 cipher. It is released under the GPLv3 license (full Java source available) and works under any Java-enabled environment (Windows...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • 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

  • System Protect icon

    System Protect

    System Protect is free, easy-to-use software that helps keep your operating system stable and protect important programs, documents and files from deletion caused by viruses, other users on your computer such as your kids, or even by...

    Free Windows

  • 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

  • Hyper Crypt icon

    Hyper Crypt

    Hyper Crypt is a multi-purpose security tool: encryption, hashing and password-generation.

    Free Windows

EncFS Comments

Useless SHIT

Comment by User8799554
about EncFS Aug 2013

STAY away !!

There is a bug and its developers don't give a F* about it.
You cannot delete files/folders! if you delete them they re-appear on the archive.

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