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Truecrypt has marked my C: Drive as a “TrueCrypt Traveler Disk”

I'm no expert in TrueCrypt or encryption, but I needed to encrypt my USB with a password and it was suggested to me to use TrueCrypt. So after long hours of trying to find out how to add a password, I ...
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0answers
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USB drive with standard and encrypted Linux partitions

I'm trying to set up a USB device that works as a normal USB drive under Windows, but also has a complete encrypted Linux system installed along side of it. Basically, I want a standard partition that ...
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0answers
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Biometric USB key for use with Bitlocker?

I am currently using Bitlocker w/out TPM. In other words I am required to use a USB key. It seems to me that the primary security risk is that a USB key (usually on a keychain with other keys) can be ...
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Share files on USB or CD that expire/limit access after 90 days

I'm looking for a software that will allow me to distribute files on a USB stick (or CD/DVD also a possibility) that will lock the information after a determinated number of days. It would be nice if ...
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3answers
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Encrypting a multi-boot USB drive

Goal: Full encryption of a multi-boot USB drive containing boot CDs and confidential information Problem: I have been experimenting with XBoot (https://sites.google.com/site/shamurxboot/download) ...
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3answers
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Forgot passphrase for encrypted USB drive

I accidentally set a passphrase on my USB drive using Ubuntu Disk Utility and I don't remember it. I tried formatting the USB drive, but it doesn't allow it. I've tried to do it in both Ubuntu and ...
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6answers
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Encrypting a USB Drive - How do I carry it out?

Recently my USB was confiscated a... disagreement, and it was scanned through and numerous project files were deleted in them. While nothing can be done now, I'd like to prevent this in the future by ...
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4answers
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How to remove Encrypted flag when copying a file from a HDD to a USB drive?

Environment: Windows 7, but applies to other EFS-compatible Windows versions I have a file that is encrypted using standard Windows EFS encryption. When I copy that file to a USB drive using Total ...
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4answers
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How can I create an encrypted, bootable thumbdrive containing Linux?

I want to have a bootable flash drive that's fully encrypted. I have not tested, but seem to like, TrueCrypt, which provides a fully encrypted system and has lots of other features I like (for ...
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How to encrypt an USB stick?

When storing personal data on a USB stick, data needs to be encrypted to ensure privacy. Regrettably, this is far from easy to do without introducing a lot of overhead; ideally, the whole encryption ...
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4answers
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Completely formatting a USB flash drive

I have a Verbatim Store 'n' Go drive which by default comes with software in a partition which password protects the drive. I want to erase this partition, as it only works on Windows (I'm having to ...
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1answer
396 views

Is possible to encrypt only selected files with TrueCrypt?

I have a pen drive with some folders in it's root. I want to encrypt all of them except one. Is possible to do this with TrueCrypt? Maybe this is not the right tool for this task, but I don't know ...
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2answers
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Encryption Program for Flash drive data

Is there a program that I can use to encrypt my flash drive? I would like to be able to access data from any computer, however, so the program will probably have to reside on the flash drive.