Open Source VeraCrypt Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to VeraCrypt is Cryptomator, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to VeraCrypt and 18 is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to VeraCrypt are TrueCrypt (Free, Open Source), LUKS (Free, Open Source), File Lock PEA (Free, Open Source) and CryFS (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 10, 2021

    1. DroidFS is an alternative way to use encrypted overlay filesystems on Android that uses its own internal file explorer instead of mounting virtual volumes. It currently only works with gocryptfs but support for CryFS could be added in the future. ___ #...
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      FinalCrypt uses the most unbreakable encryption: "One Time Pad" Encryption and has a well designed graphical user interface and an equally advanced command line interface for large automations. Reasons for choosing FinalCrypt:
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      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 new 'DoxBoxes'.

      Discontinued

      Last release Nov 24, 2015
      https://github.com/t-d-k/LibreCrypt/releases

    2. BoxWrap, für Mac und Windows. Schützen Sie Ihre Dateien vor neugierigen Geheimdiensten und Cloud-Anbietern und arbeiten Sie sicher zusammen über Cloud-Dateidienste wie Dropbox, Google Drive, Owncloud etc. - kostenlos.
    3. Browser Extension that allows users to share secure end-to-end encrypted file attachments through email, where users own and control their keys and data, without the hassle of managing/storing them.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      The Gostcrypt project has been launched at the end of 2013 as fork of the (late) Truecrypt project.

      Discontinued

      No updates since 2012. See http://www.gostcrypt.org/news_and_changelog.php

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      zuluCrypt is a free hard drives encryption, supports PLAIN dm-crypt, LUKS, TrueCrypt, VeraCrypt, and Microsoft’s BitLocker volumes. Currently Linux only.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Linux
      A simple, modern and secure encryption tool (and Go library) with small explicit keys, no config options, and UNIX-style composability. - FiloSottile/age
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