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a free TrueCrypt implementation

A free TrueCrypt implementation. It supports creation and mounting of encrypted volumes (stored in a file or partition) through the command-line, with pretty much all features found in TrueCrypt. This includes: hidden volumes, multiple keyfiles and cipher cascades.

Unlike TrueCrypt it is maintained and under a proper free software license.



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