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Conceal Alternatives

Conceal is described as 'Encryption utility. With Conceal you can encrypt/decrypt your important data files on the system' and is an app in the security & privacy category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Conceal for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and iPad. The best alternative is TrueCrypt, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Conceal are Windows BitLocker, Encrypto, Axcrypt and Seahorse.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Conceal is an Encryption utility. With Conceal you can encrypt/decrypt your important data files on the system.

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  1. TrueCrypt icon

    TrueCrypt

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    96 alternatives to TrueCrypt 

    [TrueCrypt is not exactly "Open Source", but the source is available. See the reviews to get more information.]

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    1.  PortableTrueCrypt can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Discontinued

    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. Such integrated support is also available on other platforms. You should migrate any data encrypted by TrueCrypt to encrypted disks or virtual disk images supported on your platform.

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    TrueCrypt Volume Creation Wizard – encryption/hash algorithms
  2. Windows BitLocker icon

    Windows BitLocker

    87 alternatives to Windows BitLocker 

    BitLocker Drive Encryption is a data protection feature that integrates with the operating system and addresses the threats of data theft or exposure from lost, stolen, or inappropriately decommissioned computers.

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    1.  Windows Explorer ExtensionWindows BitLocker can extend Windows Explorer in various ways, for example add context menu options, etc..
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    BitLocker for Drive C


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    Encrypto

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    84 alternatives to Encrypto 

    Encrypto lets you encrypt files before sending them to friends or coworkers. Just drop a file into Encrypto, set a password, and then send it however you normally would — but this time with added security. It’s free for both Mac and Windows.

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    1.  PDF encryptionEncrypto can encrypt and decrypt PDF documents.
    2.  LightweightEncrypto consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    • Axcrypt icon

      Axcrypt

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      90 alternatives to Axcrypt 

      AxCrypt is a simple file encryption software for Windows. It integrates seamlessly with your workflow to encrypt, decrypt, store, send and work with files.

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      1.  PortableAxcrypt can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
      2.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Axcrypt simultaneously.
      3.  Works OfflineAxcrypt can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
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    • Seahorse icon

      Seahorse

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • GnuPG
      33 alternatives to Seahorse 

      Seahorse is a GNOME application for managing encryption keys and passwords in the GNOME Keyring.

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      1.  Privacy focusedSeahorse is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
      2.  GPG EncryptionSeahorse supports GPG (aka GnuPG) for encryption of things like emails, messages, files, etc.
      3.  PGP EncryptionSeahorse supports PGP, an encryption system used for sending encrypted emails and files.
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    • EncFS icon

      EncFS

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
      72 alternatives to 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 below.

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      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_ConcernsThe actual audit, which the author participated in, is here: https://defuse.ca/audits/encfs.htm

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      File Lock PEA

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      79 alternatives to File Lock PEA 

      Platform-independent password-based authenticated encryption of files & folders.

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      1.  Encrypted BackupFile Lock PEA uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
      2.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in File Lock PEA without registration.
      3.  No TrackingFile Lock PEA will not track you or use your personal data.
      4.  PortableFile Lock PEA can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
      5.  Ad-freeFile Lock PEA doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
      6.  Privacy focusedFile Lock PEA is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
      7.  AES-256 EncryptionFile Lock PEA has AES-256 Encryption, i.e. very strong security.
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    • DiskCryptor icon

      DiskCryptor

      51 alternatives to DiskCryptor 

      DiskCryptor is a free and open-source utility that offers encryption of all disk partitions, including the system partition. Originally conceived as a replacement for DriveCrypt Plus Pack and PGP Whole Disk Encryption (WDE), the project aims to create the best product in its...

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    • Jetico BestCrypt icon

      Jetico BestCrypt

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      53 alternatives to 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 password or keys.

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      My Lockbox

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      59 alternatives to My Lockbox 

      My Lockbox is a security software enabling you to password protect any folder on your computer.

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      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/

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