AlternativeTo Logo

DCrypt Alternatives

DCrypt is described as '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 without the password' and is an app in the security & privacy category. There are more than 50 alternatives to DCrypt for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is TrueCrypt, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like DCrypt are GnuPG, Windows BitLocker, Kleopatra and AES Crypt.

This page was last updated
DCrypt iconDCrypt
  8
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

DCrypt is an encryption and decryption tool that combines in a smart way multiple algorithms. The combination of multiple...

Learn more about DCrypt

  1. TrueCrypt icon

    TrueCrypt

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

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

    ⚫︎ PortableTrueCrypt can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Suggest and vote on features

    Discontinued

    Currently unmaintained. Last version, TrueCrypt 7.1a, is still available for download and development has continued via the forks VeraCrypt icon VeraCrypt and CipherShed icon 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."

    Main TrueCrypt Window
  2. GnuPG icon

    GnuPG

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com
    • Xfce
    • OpenPGP

    GnuPG allows to encrypt and sign your data and communication, features a versatile key management system as well as access modules for all kinds of public key directories. GnuPG, also known as GPG, is a command line tool with features for easy integration with other applications.

    Suggest and vote on features
    GnuPG Shell running GnuPG on Windows


  3. Windows BitLocker icon

    Windows BitLocker

    • Windows

    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.

    ⚫︎ Windows Explorer ExtensionWindows BitLocker can extend Windows Explorer in various ways, for example add context menu options, etc..
    Suggest and vote on features
    BIOS-Communication with MBR not OK
  4. Kleopatra icon

    Kleopatra

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • GnuPG

    It supports managing X.509 and OpenPGP certificates in the GpgSM keybox and retrieving certificates from LDAP servers.

    Suggest and vote on features
    Screenshot
  5. AES Crypt icon

    AES Crypt

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    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).

    Suggest and vote on features
    Screenshot


  6. Encrypto icon

    Encrypto

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    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.

    ⚫︎ PDF encryptionEncrypto can encrypt and decrypt PDF documents.
    ⚫︎ LightweightEncrypto consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    Suggest and vote on features
    Screenshot
  7. Axcrypt icon

    Axcrypt

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad

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

    ⚫︎ PortableAxcrypt can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Axcrypt simultaneously.
    ⚫︎ Works OfflineAxcrypt can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    Suggest and vote on features
    Screenshot
  8. Kryptor icon

    Kryptor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A simple, modern, and secure encryption tool.

    Suggest and vote on features
    Screenshot
  9. EncFS icon

    EncFS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD

    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.

    Suggest and vote on features

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

    No screenshots yet
  10. DiskCryptor icon

    DiskCryptor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    DiskCryptor is a free and open-source utility that offers encryption of all disk partitions, including the system partition.

    Suggest and vote on features
    Main window
Showing 10 of 65 alternatives