Category: "Products"

About the Products category

  22:16, by Hagai Bar-El   , 94 words
Categories: Products

This category contains posts that discuss or endorse particular (often commercial) products in the security space. I am not in the business of evaluating products for journalistic purposes, so you will not find too many products listed here. The posts in this category are often byproducts of projects, or they discuss products that I bumped into witho0ut any intention of writing about them.

Most importantly, I am not making money of publishing reviews, good ro bad. Therefore, whatever you read in this category, and in this blog in general, is only unbiased professional opinion.

  2014-07-24

TrueCrypt alternatives?

  22:23, by Hagai Bar-El   , 660 words
Categories: IT Security, Products
It has been a while since the announcement on the demise of TrueCrypt, and a solution for all those people that grew used to relying on it, in the shape of a complete replacement is not yet evident. more »

  2014-05-30

The status of TrueCrypt

  07:40, by Hagai Bar-El   , 564 words
Categories: IT Security, Products
I wish I had known where TrueCrypt stands now, but I don't. I follow TrueCrypt and regularly endorse it  ever since I discovered it and wrote this post nine years ago. TrueCrypt was, and may still be, the most sensible and presumably-secure volume and… more »

  2005-04-29

Open Source Disk Encryption

  01:11, by Hagai Bar-El   , 163 words
Categories: IT Security, Products
About two months ago I was delighted to see the new version of what I consider to be the first open source drive encryption program for Win32. It's name is TrueCrypt, and it provides functionality that resembles that of DriveCrypt from SecurStar. more »