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TrueCrypt for Mac

TrueCrypt was a free and open-source disk encryption utility first launched in 2004. It can create a virtual encrypted disk within a file, or encrypt a partition or the whole storage device. Once encrypted, the data stored on a partition requires a password to access. TrueCrypt was a popular means of disk encryption on both Mac OSX and Windows operating systems with millions of users.

Why need TrueCrypt alternative for Mac?

Truecrypt.org released an official announcement on truecrypt.sourceforge.net while containing the following messages:

'WARNING: Using TrueCrypt is not secure as it may contain unfixed security issues.

Enter to Search. My Profile Logout. Nothing with TrueCrypt, however during the download from CNET an annoying cookie of advertising was installed as well, which took several.

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This page exists only to help migrate existing data encrypted by TrueCrypt.

The development of TrueCrypt was ended in 5/2014 after Microsoft terminated support of Windows XP. Windows 8/7/Vista and later offer integrated support for encrypted disks and virtual disk images. Such integrated support is also available on other platforms (click here for more information). You should migrate any data encrypted by TrueCrypt to encrypted disks or virtual disk images supported on your platform.'

  • Download iTunes U Audio or Video View Streamed Video. TrueCrypt for Mac OS X - by Dave Adams, University of Utah Dave discussed the pros and cons of TrueCrypt for Mac OS X and demonstration on its use. TrueCrypt Is a free open-source disk encryption software for Windows Vista/XP, Mac OS X, and Linux. It supports on-the-fly.
  • TrueCrypt is a free and open source disk encryption program that supports Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and Linux operating systems. TrueCrypt can create a virtual encrypted disk within a file or encrypt a partition or (under Microsoft Windows except Windows 2000 and Windows 8 with GPT) the entire storage device (pre-boot authentication).
  • Copy all data from the drive encrypted by TrueCrypt to the drive encrypted by BitLocker. If you do not have a spare drive, first decrypt the drive encrypted by TrueCrypt. Select the drive in TrueCrypt, open the Volumes menu and select Permanently Decrypt item (available in version 7.2). Then encrypt the drive by BitLocker (see above).
  • TrueCrypt for Mac. TrueCrypt was a free and open-source disk encryption utility first launched in 2004. It can create a virtual encrypted disk within a file, or encrypt a partition or the whole storage device.

It is not only for Windows users, but for all of you who are using TrueCrypt, including Mac OS X and Linux users. Windows users can transfer to BitLocker, then how about Mac users?

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TrueCrypt for macOS Mojave/High Sierra alternative: BitLocker for Mac

Truecrypt.org has suggested Windows users to transfer to BitLocker, but Microsoft didn't release BitLocker for Mac OS, how about Mac users? With the help of M3 BitLocker Loader for Mac, you still can use BitLocker if you are a cross-platform (Windows and Mac) user.

M3 BitLocker Loader for Mac is a brilliant and smart program which can open/access/mount BitLocker encrypted external hard drive and USB flash drive on Mac computer, but you need to create a BitLocker encrypted volume on Mac computer with M3 BitLocker Loader for Mac firstly. After that, you can read and write BitLocker encrypted volume with M3 BitLocker Loader for Mac under Mac computer.

Tutorial to encrypt USB flash drive with BitLocker on macOS & Mac OS X.

Step 1: Download and install M3 BitLocker Loader for Mac.

Step 2: Insert an external drive (such as external hard drive, USB drive, flash drive) into Mac computer.

Step 3: Launch M3 BitLocker Loader for Mac.

Step 4: Click 'Encrypt' button in toolbar.

Step 5: Select the partition which you want to encrypt and click Encrypt.

Step 6: Enter the password.

Step 7: Save the recovery key.

Step 8: Complete BitLocker drive encryption.

After encrypting external drive with BitLocker on Mac, you can use M3 BitLocker Loader for Mac to read/write BitLocker encrypted drive on Mac Mini, Mac Pro, MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac with macOS Catalina 10.15/Mojave 10.14/High Sierra 10.13/10.12 (Sierra)‎ and Mac OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8 Operating Systems.

If I am a Linux cross-platform user, how to access BitLocker encrypted drive in Linux?

TrueCrypt alternative for Linux

M3 BitLocker Loader for Linux is a command line tool to encrypt USB flash drive or external hard drive with BitLocker, mount BitLocker encrypted drive in read-write mode.

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The development of TrueCrypt was ended in 5/2014 after Microsoft terminated support of Windows XP. Windows 8/7/Vista and later offer integrated support for encrypted disks and virtual disk images. Such integrated support is also available on other platforms (click here for more information). You should migrate any data encrypted by TrueCrypt to encrypted disks or virtual disk images supported on your platform.

For summary see the following web site 'TRUECRYPT: WHAT HAPPENED? WHO CARES? WHAT’S NEXT?'

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TrueCrypt for Mac OS X - by Dave Adams, University of Utah
Dave discussed the pros and cons of TrueCrypt for Mac OS X and demonstration on its use.

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Is a free open-source disk encryption software for Windows Vista/XP, Mac OS X, and Linux. It supports on-the-fly-encryption (OTFE) and it can create a 'file-hosted container' or write a partition which consists of an encrypted volume with its own file system, contained within a regular file, which can then be mounted as if it were a real disk. It supports encryption algorithms: AES-256, Serpent, and Twofish. And mode of operation: XTS.

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The Mac OS X version uses MacFUSE to provide user-mode mounting of the encrypted disk. The main application window gives you a simple interface for creating and mounting encrypted images.

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The development of TrueCrypt was ended in 5/2014 after Microsoft terminated support of Windows XP. Windows 8/7/Vista and later offer integrated support for encrypted disks and virtual disk images. Such integrated support is also available on other platforms (click here for more information). You should migrate any data encrypted by TrueCrypt to encrypted disks or virtual disk images supported on your platform.

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WARNING: Using TrueCrypt is not secure as it may contain unfixed security issues.

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