Encryption News and Articles

Encryption with VeraCrypt

IN-DEPTH: Keeping Secrets free

Data encryption with SiriKali

NEWS: Hardened Choice free

Secure communication over the unreliable UDP transport with DTLS

IN-DEPTH: Secret Delivery free

Store data securely in the cloud with Cryptomator

NEWS: Secure Cloud free

Data Security in the AWS Cloud

IN-DEPTH: Key Keeper free

Cloud Security

Three encryption tools for the cloud


Safeguard your cloud storage with some preemptive file encryption. Here are three open source tools that get the job done in Linux.

Signal Private Messenger

Bringing Encryption to Everybody


Signal is an efficient private messenger app that encrypts voice and text messages, integrates easily into existing interfaces, and places all communications in a single display, making encryption a feature that anyone can use.

Tutanota: A Promising Privacy-Focused Email Service

Productivity Sauce


The importance of encryption

COMMUNITY NOTEBOOK: State Secrets free

Encrypting files and drives

LINUXUSER: Lock and Key free

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