Re: looking for a simple freeware hard drive encryption tool
From: ruinz (ruinz.NG_at_gmail.com)
Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2005 23:41:10 -0600
> i am looking for a tool to encrypt an entire hard drive
> or partitions.
> i am thinking of such a program:
> 1) booting from a disk CD/Floppy with the encryption program
> 2) encrypting all harddrives with this program
> 3) transporting the hard drives
> 4) booting from a disk CD/Floppy with the encryption
> 5) decrypting the encrypted hard drives
> is there a simple free/commercial program?
> i know there are some encryption tools which can
> do something similar on the fly.
> but this tools need to be installed with the os and so on.
> i am looking for something simple as decribed. not tuching
> the os.
Earlier this month there was a small discussion on a few HDD encrypting
tools. Looking back through the headers it started on 7/7/05, you can't
miss it. I havn't actually done any encrypting on this level so I really
cant help you out much more than that, but you might want to take a look
at that thread until someone more knowledgable comes around.