Secure Your Data With True Crypt

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http://www.ubuntugeek.com – Encryption is the process of protecting data by using an algorithm to scramble it. This manual will be talking about local file encryption - that is, encrypting files on a hard drive (or encrypting the entire hard drive; more on that later). The files are safe as long as they are kept in the encrypted area. TrueCrypt is a free, cross-platform program (meaning that it works in Windows, Mac OS X and Linux distributions including Ubuntu) that you can use to encrypt your data. It is classified as “On The Fly Encryption” (OTFE) software, which basically means that it e (HowTos)