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Sync encrypted drives

I'm looking for a solution that can encrypt AND sync targeted drives/folders in one go. What I am trying to accomplish is that I have an encrypted partition (currently using Truecrypt, but any other ...
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VoIP software for use on a smartphone

I am looking for VoIP software that is compatible with smartphones. Ideally I would like to have the following features: Ability to set a different phone number from my regular phone number that ...
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Is there a CryptKeeper-like app for OS X?

CryptKeeper (Linux) creates an encrypted folder on a drive, then mounts it when you need it. Decrypting on the fly when click to view a file or drag one out of the mounted drive. Is there a software ...
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iOS Compatible Encryption Software

This may be off-topic here - if it is, I'd ask a moderator to migrate it to where it should be. I may not be necessarily asking for an application, moreover a process, that can achieve the ...
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Encrypt my external hard disk (Linux + OS X + Windows)

I have some external hard disks. I have encrypted them with the default encryption utility that comes with OS X, so I get encrypted HFS+ disks. Now I need to encrypt the same disks, but I need to be ...
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Easy to use software for email encryption that has manual key management

What is the most usable software for email encryption that has manual key management? In case some are unaware of its meaning, manual key management is where users (not programs) are left in charge ...
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Is there (free) software than decrypts a single file on Windows and Android?

So, I have a document that I frequently access and update using VeraCrypt. I can access the document on multiple PCs by putting the VeraCrypt file in my Google Drive account. However, I can't access ...
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Backup program for encrypted data for linux

I was sent over here by the super user guys, because my question is better suited here. I have that policy that I leave no data unencrypted, so I am looking for a program or suite of scripts that ...
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CRM tool for university institution supporting junior researchers

We are a new institution supporting junior researchers at a mid-sized university. We are looking for a tool that can keep track of contacts send newsletters to groups of contacts allow people to ...
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Encryption software for Outlook that runs as a proxy, has a one-use scrtachpad and selectable key strength

This encryption software needs to: run on Windows install a mail proxy that would run locally allow you to select the strength of your key up to 10240 bits has a one-use scratchpad for entropy ...
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Client-side encryption for cloud storage

I'm looking for client-side encryption software for Windows 10, that can be used for any cloud storage service (Dropbox, OneDrive, Google Drive etc.). I used to use BoxCryptor Classic, but that doesn'...
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Useful security key/crypto testing software

Would prefer open source. Open to commercial recommendations if you can explain why there is no other good option. Looking for software that can more or less black box test for strength and ...
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Cross-platform AES LightWeight Encryption Library

I’m working on a small project and trying to find the best-suited encryption library for my purposes. Searching blindly yields too many results for me. Here’s what I’m looking for: Cross-platform. ...
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Community Messaging Web Application

I run a small online volunteer community (~700 users) that organizes and manages community cleanup dates in my area. We are looking for a messaging platform we can roll into our existing website (as a ...
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On-the-fly encryption solution for external drive

I am looking to create an external drive with important information and would like to encrypt this drive as well. I would need to have a software that would allow me to view and run files inside the ...
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Video/audio chat programs that offer end-to-end encryption that do not let the service know of the content?

Skype is compromised, FaceTime is compromised, and I believe Ovoo is compromised. Does anyone know of any genuinely free (not free-to-try or in-app purchase-type applications) that offer end-to-end ...
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Open source self-hosted encrypted chat system

I’m looking for an open source self-hosted chat system. Here are my specs: it should support end-to-end encryption, preferably with AES-256 support it should be secure and avoid any homemade ...
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Encrypted and password-protected folder on Windows 10

I want to have a personal folder on my office desktop secured by a password. What is the most reliable and convenient option? I found these two: Having a 7z archive with encrypted file names. But an ...
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Sync software (like Seafile or Owncloud) for Windows and Android use

I would like to set up some kind of backup and/or synchronization server on my network and I keep coming across Seafile, Owncloud, and a few other softwares that purport to be "Dropbox replacements". ...
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Different passwords for different folders in shared drive. How?

We have a PC as server and shared drive. Other PCs access this shared drive to read/write files/folders. Let's say there are 5 Main folders in this shared drive, named F1 to F5, which belong to PC1 to ...
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Asymmetric encryption software for Windows

I am looking for a desktop application that is easy to use and can run without Administrator privileges for Windows 10/8/7/Visa/XP etc. I should be able to encrypt files using a public key and then ...
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Save photos on the cloud as encrypted

I want to save my photos in the cloud, something cheap like Amazon. But I never trust their security. Is there a software that can encrypt the photos before uploading them, then decrypt them whenever ...
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Is there a secure group chat available today?

I would like to know if there is any group chat solution that can be used today with reasonable confidence that the content of the conversations will remain private. So far, these are the solutions I'...
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What software could deny access to a USB Drive, with an encryption password?

I'm looking for software free or paid which would enable: Upon connection of a USB drive protected by this software, require a correct password to be entered. And if the password entered is incorrect,...
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On-the-go cloud file encryption (end-to-end)

So I'm looking for some software which will encrypt my files before they are sent into the realms of the cloud (Google Drive). The crucial aspect is that I must be able to access my files from my iOS ...
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Javascript library that supports RSA-OAEP with MGF Hash

Is there any chance that some Javascript library exists, where you can decrypt and encrypt with MGF Hash flag and so on? I have some encryption made in the PHP, with some libraries (Crypt_RSA) which ...
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Alternative to ownCloud that supports encryption

I'm looking for an alternative to ownCloud that meets these requirements, PHP based Gratis (or at least free for personal use) Encrypts files all the time (some software encrypts files, but to access ...
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Java/Scala implementations of IND-CCA2 secure asymmetric ciphers?

I am currently looking into asymmetric (not hybrid!) encryption for a software project. Being a good boy, of course I'm not going to roll my own implementation, but looking for a library to provide me ...
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Self host private chat room server

What are my options for hosting a private chat room server for <10 people (my family)? Should I use a web server in combination with a chat component? Or an IRC server with a web interface ...
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Embedded Database that support encryption for NodeJS or Golang

Is there any encrypted embedded database (I don't care if it's SQL or NoSQL) that support NodeJS (enclosejs) or Golang?
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Full disk/OS encryption solution working on UEFI/GPT-based Windows machines

Truecrypt has been discontinued (but I don't think it worked on UEFI/GPT systems anyway) and VeraCrypt does not support UEFI/GPT. Do you know any (preferably opensource, but closed source is ...
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E2E Encrypted group calls and messaging (plug'n'play solution)

I'm looking for something similar to Skype I guess. Here are the important main features that I need: Easy "plug'n'play"-like solution (like Skype for example) Safe end-to-end encryption for calls ...
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Portable encryption software for USB stick

I want to encrypt files on my USB stick with a linux box such that I can decrypt it with my password on any Windows machine (version > 7) without having any admin permissions on the Windows machine. ...
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Whole disk encryption on a tablet (that has no pre-boot keyboard)

I am researching methods to encrypt whole disk on tablet. I would like to encrypt my tablet that comes with Dual Boot OS, with pre-installed Windows 10 Home and Android 5.1. Let's start with what ...
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Linux software to handle external Self-Encrypted Drives

I have an external HDD supporting hardware encryption which I can access by issuing hdparm --security-unlock PWD /dev/sdx before mounting. Besides usability issues (automount cannot be used because ...
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Portable, no-admin, no-install, Win/Linux USB encryption/decryption on the go

I fear from losing my USB stick. I'm looking for an encryption program that can hide my USB files in such a way that I have only one file shown on Windows Explorer when it's first inserted. When I run ...
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Software tool for practical XOR comparisons (ASCII and HEX)

A quiz 2 weeks ago on UMCP's Coursera cryptography course had us use (and break) a modified Vigenere cipher wherein ASCII characters where XOR'ed against a Hex secret key to create the cipher text. ...
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Encryption Software for a running system [duplicate]

I'm using Windows 7 Profesionell. So I sadly don't have access to Bitlocker. Truecrypt sugests to use Bitlocker, but since this is not an alternative for me (I can't/won't buy Ultimate) I would like ...
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Alternative to UnRAR.dll

I have a RAR file that I password protected 10+ years ago and (you guessed it) can't remember the password now. What I do remember is the possible pieces of that password so I created a dictionary ...
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Transform all text into a cryptic font when someone's behind my back

I'm tired of the stressing of will someone watch over my back what I'm writing either on PC or on my phone. I'm looking for a program that transforms all text from a web-browser, application, etc. ...
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TLS reverse proxy with client certificate validation?

I want to put an HTTP server behind a reverse proxy. This proxy should not only encrypt the data in the communication, but also demand and verify a client certificate. Only clients with certificates ...
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End-to-end encrypted calendar software

I am looking for either an online service or an open-source program installed locally which would support end-to-end encryption and allow me to store calendar entries which only I would have access ...
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Android simple text note app with encryption to SD and plain-text export

I have tried various note taking apps, including some that encrypt the text in storage. Features I want: Needs no more app permissions other than to read/modify USB storage. Uses industry-standard ...
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bare metal crypto library

I am writing an application that will be run on bare metal, i.e. it will not run on a kernel and therefore cannot invoke system calls. There will also be no C runtime. Is there a crypto library I can ...
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Encrypt then sync your files to ANY cloud storage as secured offsite backup?

On a Windows computer. But if you have a solution for Linux or Mac, I am happy to hear it. I will pay money for it, as long as it works. I need a solution to encrypt and then sync all my files to ...
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Backup software with encryption and suitable for network drives

I'm looking for Windows backup software (better free or open source) with following features: creates full & incremental backup copies allows to include different manually picked folders in a ...
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Software for determining known text cipher type and key

I have a piece of encrypted text and the clear text. Do any open source tools (with sourcecode) exist that can help determine the type of cipher and the key? (Operating system or language is ...
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software for privacy preserving data mining or cryptography

I want to implement K-means Clustering Data Mining using additive secret sharing. This is a link to the research paper I am interested: Vaidya's PPDM I want to know if there's any tool that contains ...
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Android 2.3+: Secure chat program from F-droid

I am looking for a secure chat program that: Works on Android 2.3+ Is available in F-droid or as APK (Available on Google Play is not enough) Is compatible between versions Is under a free (as ...
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How can I distribute decryption keys to servers?

I'm trying to implement user-folder encryption (as opposed to full-disk encryption) on some Linux servers in a data center. I don't want to store the decryption key in plain text on the servers ...
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