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TrueCrypt decrypt without mounting… and then what?

I have a TrueCrypt volume that stopped working recently, but I was able to restore some functionality by restoring the volume header from the internal backup header on the volume. Now, if I attempt ...
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1answer
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TrueCrypt encrypted volume became mountable?

I have a TrueCrypt-encrypted volume as an external USB drive used with my OSX tower. Usually when plugging in the drive, the OS gives a popup indicating it recognizes the drive that was inserted does ...
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2answers
71 views

Can Windows 7 be installed on Mac OS X Extended filesystem?

I want to create a VM that is encrypted using TrueCrypt. To do this I create a TrueCrypt volume. I noticed the options are FAT32 or Mac OSX extended. Since I'm planning on installing Windows 7 with ...
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How to Encrypt a virtual machine on Mac?

I'd like to encrypt a virtual machine that I will be creating. The host OS is Mac OS X and I am running VMware Fusion. I know Trucrypt is usually used but I have never used it before and haven't found ...
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37 views

Missing TrueCrypt volumes after moving files from a Mac to another

I copied ALL the files from my old Macbook to my new iMac, including TrueCrypt.app (I don't have that Macbook anymore) I was excepting that I could see the volumes I've created on TrueCrypt.app on ...
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Encrypt a 3 TB hard disk with Truecrypt

I just bought a WD Elements 3 TB hard disk and wanted to encrypt the entire thing with Truecrypt (7.1a - Mac), using AES-Twofish-Serpent, Whirlpool as Hash Algorithm and Mac OS Extended as the ...
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1answer
108 views

How to set up TrueCrypt “traveler disk” using Mac OS X? [duplicate]

I managed to encode my USB device having installed TrueCrypt on my Mac. I want to use the device with other Windows/OS X computers that may not have a version of TrueCrypt installed. How do I get my ...
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Mac OS X: access unlcean ext4 on TrueCrypt partition

I have two external drives (mirrored), encrypted with TrueCrypt, that host ext4 filesystems, each. I use ParagonExtFS to mount them at work, on the Macs we use there. At home, I have a Linux box. ...
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1answer
117 views

Dismount TrueCrypt volume via Finder

In OS X I can unmount a TrueCrypt drive from Finder as it gets listed under the Devices sidebar. Now when I press Eject it's no longer accessible, however it's still listed in the TrueCrypt ...
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1answer
436 views

How to set file permissions when mounting TrueCrypt file container in OS X

I have a TrueCrypt file container (FAT filesystem) containing a number of SSH private key files. I want to be able to add these private keys to my SSH keychain, however I'm having trouble mounting ...
0
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1answer
207 views

How can I create a temporary random TrueCrypt container via the command line?

I want to build a shell script which will use TrueCrypt to create a temporary, one-time use container with a random key file to be used for scratch space. Basically I want the equivilent of a Linux ...
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0answers
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Can't access OSX truecrypt from linux

I have a truecrypt volume generated on osx. I don't remember which filesystem type I chose, but I think it was macosx extended. I am trying to access this disk from linux ubuntu 12.02, but ...
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1answer
618 views

How to automatically mount 3 TrueCrypt volumes on OSX after login

As the title say I would like to automatically mount 3 volumes after logging into OSX. I saved my 3 volumes to the favorite volumes. I tried the –-auto-mount=favorites parameter from here: ...
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1answer
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How to automatically mount a TrueCrypt volume on OSX after login with password/keyfile

I would like to do the following: I. After logging into my account I would like OSX to automatically mount 2 of my volumes (located on same external HDD connected via FW800) using a password or ...
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1answer
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MacOSX: Truecrypt partition on HDDs with larger sector size than 512 bytes

I have an external USB 3.0 HDD which uses a sector size larger than 512 bytes (4kB). In Linux, I created a truecrypt encrypted partition on it, which works fine on any Linux or Windows Computer. ...
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1answer
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TrueCrypt: Open volume without mounting

I have a corrupt TrueCrypt volume. When I try to mount it, the password is fine but I get an error: hdiutil attach failed no mountable file systems. I just need to open it without TrueCrypt trying to ...
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1answer
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Can we create a dynamic sized TrueCrypt container on Mac OS X?

Is it possible to create a dynamic TrueCrypt container on Mac OS X?
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1answer
443 views

Full disk encryption on a dual boot system OS X/Win7 (one hard disk)

I have a macbook pro with lion on it. I'd like to put win 7 on it and dual boot it - on the same HDD. I'd also like to encrypt as much of it as possible and use open source encryption if possible. I ...
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1answer
111 views

Truecrypt on Snow Leopard unmounts all volumes but I want to unmount only one

I configured two encrypted volumes using a file (not a physical volume) for each one. I'm using TrueCrypt 7.1 on MacOSX Snow Leopard. Why if I close the TrueCrypt GUI without unmounting the volumes, ...
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1answer
730 views

Recovering Corrupted TrueCrypt Data?

I recently attempted to set up an encrypted TrueCrypt folder (non-hidden) on my USB Flash Drive. Before doing anything I copied all the files on the USB to my computer's harddrive. I then deleted ...
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2answers
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TrueCrypt, RIPEMD-160 vs SHA-512 vs Whirlpool

I am encrypting a volume with TrueCrypt. I have decided to use AES as the encryption algorithm, seeing as it is the government standard. But which hash algorithm is better (more secure)? RIPEMD-160 ...
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1answer
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TrueCrypt - Large Files

I am encrypting a USB drive with TrueCrypt. It asks me if I am going to store files larger than 4gb: Does this make any difference (apart from being able to store files larger than 4gb on the ...
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1answer
246 views

How to install Windows XP via Bootcamp when there is a 3rd partiton that cannot be removed?

I have three partitions on my computer: System partition named "macintosh" with HFS+ filesystem journaled and Mac OS X installed (no encryption). Non system partition named "vault" with HFS+ ...
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1answer
117 views

Can I run the 32-bit version of TrueCrypt effectively on OS X 64-bit? [closed]

I've been thinking about TrueCrypting my hard drive on my MacBook. However, I've noticed there is only a 32-bit version of TrueCrypt for OS X. Will installing this on a 64-bit operating system cause ...
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3answers
201 views

How do I make sure a file stays off my hard drive on OS X?

I need to keep a secure file on OS X (10.6). The file is stored on a Flash drive, in an encrypted volume using TrueCrypt. The file itself is a CSV, to be opened using Excel. I need the file to stay ...
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1answer
605 views

Encyrpting a Macbook with Truecrypt (Snow Leopard + Bootcamp)

I have a Macbook Pro with Snow Leopard and Windows 7 Pro (Bootcamp). I have encyrpted all the company computers with truecrypt and now its the Macbooks turn. Will Truecrypt only encrypt the Win 7 ...
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1answer
530 views

Why does TrueCrypt need require incoming connections?

I use TrueCrypt on OSX and get firewall popups asking whether to allow incoming connections by TrueCrypt.app. I can't fathom a reason why such an application would need this. Can anyone explain?
3
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2answers
262 views

email in truecrypt

Is there some way to drag my Mac email program and files into my truecrypt partition so that I open it after opening truecrypt?
3
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1answer
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How to open a TrueCrypt volume quickly on a Mac?

Whenever I need to access data stored in the TrueCrypt-protected volume on my MacBook, I need to start TrueCrypt from the Dock, select the volume file, click mount, enter the password and then open a ...
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3answers
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Truecrypt or default Disk Utility on Mac? [closed]

Windows by default doesn't come with a password protect folder option (other that Win7 ultimate), so I used to swear by Truecrypt which was great. But I've read in a couple of places that Mac OS X by ...
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Time Machine (OSX) doesn't back up files in Mount Point or Disk Image File

I found this Q&A (http://superuser.com/questions/148849/backup-mounted-drive-of-an-image-in-time-machine) and this prompted me to ask the following question: I have two disk images which are ...
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4answers
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Free Mac whole disk encryption

Are there any free solutions for encrypting the entire boot disk on a Mac? I'm aware of PGP's Whole Disk Encryption, but it's a bit steep at $149. TrueCrypt's System Encryption seems to only work with ...
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How secure is TeXShop+Truecrypt on OS X?

All of the question I would like to ask is pretty much contained in the title... I have a couple Truecrypt-encrypted folders on OS X, where I keep some .tex documents I edit in TeXShop, and the ...
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Expand TrueCrypt volume on Mac OS

Are there any known solutions to manually or automatically expand a TrueCrypt volume on Mac OS?
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Is Truecrypt/Macfuse supported on Snow Leopard with 64-bit kernel?

TC runs, but I get this error when trying to mount a volume: Failed to load /Library/Filesystems/fusefs.fs/Support/fusefs.kext - (libkern/kext) link error. I've seen various posts talking ...
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3answers
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Mac OS X full-disk encryption, with Time Machine

I want to encrypt at least my home partition on my MacBook Pro running OS X 10.5. I know both File Vault and TrueCrypt would do this, but I also want to keep on using Time Machine to back up my ...
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2answers
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Mount TrueCrypt USB device w/o sudo on Mac OS X

I made a TrueCrypt partition on a USB drive. I can mount it fine but only using admin password, either via the graphical interface or via sudo truecrypt --auto-mount=devices. This is preventing me ...
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Windows with TrueCrypt and Mac OS X on the same machine

I'm trying to install Windows 7 with a TrueCrypt System Drive encrypted partiton along with Mac OS X and probably using rEFIt as the boot loader. So far I've tried several approaches: Install ...