TrueCrypt is a program for instant information encryption of data in real time, which creates a virtual encrypted logical drives that are stored as files. Program is intended for such operating systems as: Microsoft 7 (NT 5, Vista, XP), Linyx, Mac OS X. The program is in free access and it is possible to download TrueCrypt free from the website.
With the help of TrueCrypt software there is an opportunity of encryption of the hard disc partitions and removable storage information (Flach-cards, discs, etc.). All data that is stored using TrueCrypt, is located in homonym volume and is fully encrypted with the directory and file names. Created TrueCrypt volume is similar to the usual logical drive, so work with it is performed by means of conventional tools which deal with testing and defragmentation of disks and file system.
TrueCrypt creates an encrypted virtual disk:
Additional features that are contained in the TrueCrypt program:
Despite its apparent complexity, the TrueCrypt program is easy and effective.
TrueCrypt can be download free online and installed on your computer without much difficulty.