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Forum Thread: TrueCrypt: Looking for Advice

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jgotbaum TrueCrypt: Looking for Advice
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Secunia PSI has noted, accurately, that TrueCrypt 7.1a is no longer supported by TrueCrypt.org, which has disbanded. A new group, TrueCrypt.ch, has offered the widely used TrueCrypt 7.1a and says they are working on an audit and an update.

Does either Secunia or others in the community have a view about whether to continue using 7.1a or switching to another program? The old TrueCrypt site seemed to be recommending Microsoft's Bitlocker, but I've heard just the opposite from others.

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Anthony Wells RE: TrueCrypt: Looking for Advice
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Last edited on 27th Jul, 2014 21:38
Hi ,

I am not a user and could not comment technically but I did find that this highly respected site gave a very good analysis of the situation as was :-

https://www.grc.com/misc/truecrypt/truecrypt.htm

EDIT: Sorry , forgot , if you have the time , the blog link in the above is a good read !!:-

http://steve.grc.com/2014/05/30/yes-virginia-truec...


You might find it helpful .

Take care

Anthony

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