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File Encryption Basics and Practices with CrococryptFile

Frank Hissen, IT Security Development & Consulting

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6 Lessons (17m)
    • 1. 1 Introduction to Encryption and File encryption

    • 2. 2 CrococryptFile Windows Installation

    • 3. 3 Password based Encryption, Decryption and WebDecrypt

    • 4. 4 Token based Encryption with Windows Keystore and OpenPGP

    • 5. 5 Forensics on Headerless encrypted Files

    • 6. 6 Linux, Unix and Command line usage


About This Class

You will learn how to use CrococryptFile, the open-source file encryption solution. Learn what encryption means on the technical level – as a background information to choose the right file encryption method for your case. If you care about privacy and if you are willing to do something about it, you are already on the right track. This applies for enterprise and private users alike.

First, you will get an introduction on encryption in general to understand the characteristics of the different existing technologies. Then, we will go through the application family step-by-step: Windows, Linux, Web-based and Command-line interface.





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Frank Hissen

IT Security Development & Consulting

Frank Hissen successfully studied Computer Science at Darmstadt University of Technology (Germany) focusing on IT security. For over 15 years, he works as IT consultant and software engineer; for over 10 years, he also works in various positions as security expert in IT development and consulting projects. He mainly worked for large businesses but also medium-sized companies.

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