Video: File encryption made simple with TrueCrypt

Bill Detwiler shows you how to encrypt and hide your sensitive date using a free, open-source application called TrueCrypt.

TR Dojo: File encryption made simple with TrueCrypt Bill Detwiler shows you how to encrypt and hide your sensitive date using a free, open-source application called TrueCrypt. Once you’ve watched this TR Dojo video, you can find a link to the original TechRepublic article and print the tip from our <a href="http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/itdojo/?p=1600">TR Dojo Blog</a>.

Whether you work with sensitive information at work or you just like to safeguard your own privacy, encryption is a good way to protect your data from all but the most determined attackers. And luckily, encryption software needn't be complicated or expensive. In this TR Dojo video, I show you a free, open-source product called TrueCrypt that allows you to encrypt files on the fly.

For those who prefer text to video, you can click the Transcript link that appears below the video player window or read Jack Wallen's article, "How do I use TrueCrypt for on-the-fly encryption?"

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