Change history for VeraCrypt


2017-07-10 14:58:07
Updated by billon

  • What's new: See: [url]https://www.veracrypt.fr/en/Release Notes.html[/url]


2017-07-10 14:57:42
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.19 21
  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is volume encryption software that functions like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with data like any other drive until the volume is dismounted. The program supports favorites, hot keys, hardware acceleration, and auto-mount options. Includes a variety of available tools for added security including keyfiles, security tokens, hidden volumes, auto-dismount, cascaded encryption, and cached password management. Cross-platform with clients available for Mac and Linux. . Alternatively, [url=https://portableapps.com/apps/security/veracrypt-portable]VeraCrypt Portable[/url] is also available. VeraCrypt is based on the inactive [url=https://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url], attempting to solve some of the program's documented weaknesses. . The program can open and convert TrueCrypt volumes.
  • Release date: 2016 2017-10 07-17 09
  • What's new: See: [url]https://www.veracrypt.fr/en/Release Notes.html[/url]


2017-07-03 13:03:35
Updated by billon

  • What's new: See: [url]https://www.veracrypt.fr/en/Release Notes.html[/url]


2017-07-03 13:03:16
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.21 19
  • Download URL: https://sourceforge www.net/projects/veracrypt.fr/files en/VeraCrypt 1 Downloads.21/VeraCrypt Setup 1.21.exe/download html
  • Release date: 2017 2016-07 10-02 17
  • What's new: See: [url]https://www.veracrypt.fr/en/Release Notes.html[/url]


2017-07-03 06:57:11
Updated by billon

  • What's new: See: [url]https://www.veracrypt.fr/en/Release Notes.html[/url]


2017-07-03 06:56:44
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.19 21
  • Download URL: https://www sourceforge.net/projects/veracrypt.fr/en files/Downloads VeraCrypt 1.html 21/VeraCrypt Setup 1.21.exe/download
  • Release date: 2016 2017-10 07-17 02
  • What's new: See: [url]https://www.veracrypt.fr/en/Release Notes.html[/url]


2017-07-01 00:07:23
Updated by billon

  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is volume encryption software that functions like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with data like any other drive until the volume is dismounted. The program supports favorites, hot keys, hardware acceleration, and auto-mount options. Includes a variety of available tools for added security including keyfiles, security tokens, hidden volumes, auto-dismount, cascaded encryption, and cached password management. Cross-platform with clients available for Mac and Linux. Alternatively, [url=https://portableapps.com/apps/security/veracrypt-portable]VeraCrypt Portable[/url] is also available. VeraCrypt is based on the inactive [url=https://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url], attempting to solve some of the program's documented weaknesses. The program can open and convert TrueCrypt volumes. [b]NOTE[/b]: If version 1.20 isn't available yet, please download the [url=https://launchpad.net/veracrypt/trunk/1.19/+download/VeraCrypt%20Setup%201.19.exe]previous version[/url]. This looks like a temporary oversight by the developers.


2017-07-01 00:06:13
Updated by billon

  • What's new: See: [url]https://www.veracrypt.fr/en/Release Notes.html[/url]


2017-07-01 00:05:50
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.20 19
  • Download URL: https://sourceforge www.net/projects/veracrypt.fr/files en/VeraCrypt 1 Downloads.20/VeraCrypt Setup 1.20.exe/download html
  • Release date: 2017 2016-06 10-29 17
  • What's new: See: [url]https://www.veracrypt.fr/en/Release Notes.html[/url]


2017-06-30 22:01:10
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is volume encryption software that functions like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with data like any other drive until the volume is dismounted. The program supports favorites, hot keys, hardware acceleration, and auto-mount options. Includes a variety of available tools for added security including keyfiles, security tokens, hidden volumes, auto-dismount, cascaded encryption, and cached password management. Cross-platform with clients available for Mac and Linux. Alternatively, [url=https://portableapps.com/apps/security/veracrypt-portable]VeraCrypt Portable[/url] is also available. VeraCrypt is based on the inactive [url=https://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url], attempting to solve some of the program's documented weaknesses. The program can open and convert TrueCrypt volumes. [b]NOTE[/b]: If version 1.20 isn't available yet, please download the [url=https://launchpad.net/veracrypt/trunk/1.19/+download/VeraCrypt%20Setup%201.19.exe]previous version[/url]. This looks like a temporary oversight by the developers.


2017-06-30 07:15:15
Updated by billon

  • What's new: See: [url]https://www.veracrypt.fr/en/Release Notes.html[/url]


2017-06-30 07:14:45
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.19 20
  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is volume encryption software that functions like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with data like any other drive until the volume is dismounted. . The program supports favorites, hot keys, hardware acceleration, and auto-mount options. . Includes a variety of available tools for added security including keyfiles, security tokens, hidden volumes, auto-dismount, cascaded encryption, and cached password management. Cross-platform with clients available for Mac and Linux. Alternatively, [url=https://portableapps.com/apps/security/veracrypt-portable]VeraCrypt Portable[/url] is also available. VeraCrypt is based on the inactive [url=https://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url], attempting to solve some of the program's documented weaknesses. The program can open and convert TrueCrypt volumes.
  • Download URL: https://www sourceforge.net/projects/veracrypt.fr/en files/Downloads VeraCrypt 1.html 20/VeraCrypt Setup 1.20.exe/download
  • Keywords: encryption virtual%20drive vera%20crypt volume&20encrypt truecrypt true%20crypt
  • Release date: 2016 2017-10 06-17 29
  • What's new: See: [url]https://www.veracrypt.fr/en/Release Notes.html[/url]


2017-05-31 20:44:09
Updated by billon

  • Icon: Updated


2017-05-31 20:14:52
Updated by billon

  • How to extract: [list=1] [*]Download the installer and launch [*]When prompted to install, select the [i]Extract[/i] option and select a folder of your choice [*]Launch [i]VeraCrypt.exe[/i] [/list] For more information on the available options of running VeraCrypt in portable mode, read the section on [url=https://www.veracrypt.codeplex.com fr/en/wikipage?title=Portable%20Mode Mode.html]Portable Mode[/url].


2017-05-31 20:11:22
Updated by billon

  • Website URL: https://www.veracrypt.codeplex.com fr/en/Home.html
  • License: Dual-licensed under the [ [url=https://www.veracrypt.codeplex fr/en/VeraCrypt License.com html]Freeware/license]Apache Open 2.0 Source[/url] and TrueCrypt License v3 (open source) ]
  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is volume encryption software that functions like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with data like any other drive until the volume is dismounted. The program supports favorites, hot keys, hardware acceleration, and auto-mount options. Includes a variety of available tools for added security including keyfiles, security tokens, hidden volumes, auto-dismount, cascaded encryption, and cached password management. Cross-platform with clients available for Mac and Linux. Alternatively, [url=http https://portableapps.com/apps/security/veracrypt-portable]VeraCrypt Portable[/url] is also available. VeraCrypt is based on the inactive [url=http https://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url], attempting to solve some of the program's documented weaknesses. The program can open and convert TrueCrypt volumes.
  • Download URL: https://www.veracrypt.codeplex.com fr/releases en/Downloads.html
  • Similar/alternative apps: [url=http https://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url]
  • What's new: See: [url]https://www.veracrypt.codeplex.com fr/en/wikipage?title=Release Notes.html[/url]


2016-10-18 00:26:54
Updated by billon

  • What's new: See: [url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release Notes[/url]


2016-10-18 00:26:38
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.18a 19
  • Release date: 2016-08 10-17
  • What's new: See: [url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release Notes[/url]


2016-08-19 08:40:19
Updated by billon

  • What's new: See: [url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release Notes[/url]


2016-08-19 08:39:57
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.18 18a
  • What's new: See: [url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release Notes[/url]


2016-08-18 23:58:50
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is volume encryption software that functions like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with data like any other drive until the volume is dismounted. The program supports favorites, hot keys, hardware acceleration, and auto-mount options. The program supports Includes a variety of additional available features tools for added security including keyfiles, security tokens, hidden volumes, auto-dismount, cascaded encryption, and cached password management. Cross-platform with clients available for Mac and Linux. Alternatively, [url=http://portableapps.com/apps/security/veracrypt-portable]VeraCrypt Portable[/url] is also available. VeraCrypt is based on the inactive [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url], attempting to solve some of the program's documented weaknesses. The program can open and convert TrueCrypt volumes.
  • Screenshot: Updated


2016-08-18 07:56:08
Updated by billon

  • Icon: Updated
  • Screenshot: Updated


2016-08-18 06:56:30
Updated by billon

  • What's new: See: [url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release Notes[/url]


2016-08-18 06:56:12
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.17 18
  • Release date: 2016-02 08-13 17
  • What's new: See: [url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release Notes[/url]


2016-05-29 02:40:32
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is volume encryption software that functions like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with data like any other drive until the volume is dismounted. The program supports favorites, hot keys, hardware acceleration, and auto-mount options. The program supports a variety of additional features for added security including keyfiles, security tokens, hidden volumes, auto-dismount, cascaded encryption, and cached password management. Cross-platform with clients available for Mac and Linux. Alternatively, [url=http://portableapps.com/apps/security/veracrypt-portable]VeraCrypt Portable[/url] is also available. VeraCrypt is based on the inactive [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url], attempting to solve some of the program's documented weaknesses. The program can open and convert TrueCrypt volumes.


2016-02-14 16:27:38
Updated by billon

  • What's new: See: [url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release Notes[/url]


2016-02-14 16:27:22
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.16 17
  • Unicode support: No Yes
  • Release date: 2015 2016-10 02-07 13
  • What's new: See: [url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release Notes[/url]


2015-10-07 21:39:03
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.15 16
  • Release date: 2015-09 10-26 07
  • What's new: [ See: [url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release Notes[/url]


2015-10-06 01:15:01
Updated by webfork

  • License: [ Dual-licensed under the [url=https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/license]Apache 2.0[/url] ( ] and TrueCrypt License v3 (open source)
  • Stealth (details): Writes " "[i]LEGACY_VERACRYPT" [/i]" driver settings to the registry.


2015-09-27 09:38:12
Updated by joby_toss

  • System Requirement:
  • Download URL: https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Downloads releases


2015-09-26 22:57:19
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.13 15
  • System Requirement:
  • Release date: 2015-08-09-26
  • What's new: [list] [*]Solve url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release TOR crashing when run from a VeraCrypt volume. [/list Notes[/url]


2015-09-12 14:42:10
Updated by ashghost

  • Download URL: https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Downloads


2015-09-12 14:41:26
Updated by ashghost

  • Download URL: https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/releases/view/565079


2015-09-12 02:19:33
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is volume encryption software that functions like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with data normally like any other drive until the volume is dismounted. The program supports favorites, hot keys, hardware acceleration, and auto-mount options. The program supports a variety of additional features for added security including keyfiles, security tokens, hidden volumes, auto-dismount, cascaded encryption, and cached password management. Cross-platform with clients available for Mac and Linux. The program VeraCrypt is based on the inactive [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url] and attempts ], attempting to solve some of the program's documented weaknesses. The program can load open TrueCrypt volumes, making it possible to and convert them TrueCrypt to the updated VeraCrypt format volumes.


2015-09-11 16:06:23
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v1.0f-2 13
  • How to extract: [list=1] [*]Download the installer and launch [*]When prompted to install, select the [i]Extract[/i] option and select a folder of your choice [*]Launch [i]VeraCrypt.exe[/i] [/list] For more information on the available options of running VeraCrypt in portable mode, read the section on [url=https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Portable%20Mode]Portable Mode[/url].
  • Release date: 2015-04 08-05 09
  • What's new: All OSs: [list] [*] Mounting speed improvement, up to 20% quicker on 64-bit (contributed by Nils Maier) [*] Add option to set default hash/TrueCryptMode used for mounting volumes. [*] Use TrueCryptMode/Hash specified in command line in password dialog. [/list] Windows: [ [list] [*] ] [*]Solve CryptAcquireContext TOR vulnerability reported by Open Crypto Audit Phase II. [*] Proper handling of random generator failures. Inform user in such cases. [*] TrueCrypt Mode related changes: [list] [*] Support mounting TrueCrypt system partition (no conversion yet) [*] Support TrueCrypt volumes as System Favorites. [*] Correct displaying wrong TrueCrypt mode in volume properties crashing when SHA-256 run is used. [/list] [*] Solve PIN BLOCKED issue with smart cards in from a special case. [*] Correctly handle file access errors when mounting containers. [*] Solve several issues reported by the Static Code Analysis too Coverity. [*] Bootloader: Add "Verifying Password..." message. [*] When UAC prompt fails (for example timeout), offer the user to retry the operation. [*] Uninstall link now open the standard "Add/Remove Programs" window. [*] On uninstall, remove all VeraCrypt references from registry and disk. [*] Included VeraCryptExpander in the Setup. [*] Add option to temporary cache password when mounting multiple favorites. [*] Minor fixes and enhancements (see git history for more information) [/ volume. [/list][b]...[/b] Full changelog at [url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release%20Notes[/url].


2015-08-15 18:06:46
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is volume encryption software that functions like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with encrypted data normally until the volume is dismounted. The program supports favorites, hot keys, hardware acceleration, and auto-mount options. The program supports a variety of additional features for added security including keyfiles, security tokens, hidden volumes, auto-dismount, cascaded encryption, and cached password management. Cross-platform with clients available for Mac and Linux. The program is based on the inactive [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url] and attempts to solve some documented of weaknesses, while the increasing program's resistance documented to brute-force attacks weaknesses. The program can even load TrueCrypt volumes, making it possible to convert them to the updated VeraCrypt format.
  • How to extract: [list=1] [*]Download the installer and launch [*]When prompted to Install install, select the [i]Extract[/i] option and save to select a folder of your choice [*]Launch [i]VeraCrypt.exe[/i] [/list] For more information on the available options of running VeraCrypt in portable mode, read the section on [url=https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Portable%20Mode]Portable Mode[/url].


2015-07-26 17:59:41
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is a disk volume encryption software that opens secure volumes that function functions like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with encrypted data until the volume is dismounted. The program supports favorites, hot keys, hardware acceleration, and . auto-mount options. The program supports a variety of additional features for added security including keyfiles, security tokens, hidden volumes, auto-dismount, cascaded encryption, and cached password management. Cross-platform with clients available for Mac and Linux. The program is based on the inactive [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url] and attempts to solve some documented weaknesses, while increasing resistance to brute-force attacks. The program can even load TrueCrypt volumes, making it possible to convert them to the updated VeraCrypt format.


2015-07-26 17:37:29
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is a disk encryption software that opens secure volumes that function like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with encrypted data until the volume is dismounted. The program supports favorites, hot keys, hardware acceleration, and . The program supports a variety of additional features for added security including keyfiles, security tokens, hidden volumes, auto-dismount, cascaded encryption, and cached password management. Cross-platform with clients available for Mac and Linux. The program is based on the inactive [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url] but and attempts to solve some documented weaknesses, while increasing resistance to brute-force attacks. The program can even load TrueCrypt volumes, making it possible to convert them to the updated VeraCrypt format. Cross-platform with versions available for Mac and Linux.
  • How to extract: [list=1] [*]Download the installer EXE and run launch [*]Select When prompted to Install, select the [i]Extract[/i] option to extract and files save to a folder of your choice [*]Launch [i]VeraCrypt.exe[/i] [/list] For more information on the available options of running VeraCrypt in portable mode, read the section on [url=https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Portable%20Mode]Portable Mode[/url].
  • Screenshot: Updated


2015-07-26 17:21:50
Updated by webfork

  • License: [url=https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/license]Ms-Pl Apache 2.0[/url] ] (open source)
  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is a free disk encryption software that opens secure volumes that function like an attached drive, making it possible to actively work with encrypted data until the volume is dismounted. The program is based on the inactive [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url]. The program ] but attempts to solve some documented weaknesses, while increasing resistance to brute-force attacks. The program can even load TrueCrypt volumes, making it possible to convert them to the updated VeraCrypt format. Cross-platform with versions available for Mac and Linux.
  • Keywords: encryption virtual%20drive vera%20crypt volume&20encrypt


2015-04-11 01:55:22
Updated by webfork

  • License: Open Source: [ [url=https://tldrlegal veracrypt.codeplex.com/license/truecrypt ]Ms-license-version-3.0] TrueCrypt License Version 3.0 Pl[/url]
  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is a free disk encryption software based on [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url]. The program attempts to solve some weaknesses, while increasing resistance to brute-force attacks. The program can even load TrueCrypt volumes, making it possible to convert them to the VeraCrypt format. Cross-platform with versions available for Mac and Linux.


2015-04-11 01:50:51
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is a free disk encryption software based on [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url]. VeraCrypt The enhances program security, making attempts itself to immune solve to some new weaknesses, while developments increasing in resistance to brute-force attacks. VeraCrypt . The also program solves can vulnerabilities detected in TrueCrypt. From version 1.0f, VeraCrypt is able to even load TrueCrypt volumes, offering making the it possibility possible of to converting convert them to the VeraCrypt own format. There's a [url=https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/discussions/569777#PostContent_1313325]page[/url] describing the main enhancements and corrections done so far...


2015-04-10 10:00:41
Updated by Midas

  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is a free disk encryption software that is based on TrueCrypt [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=199]TrueCrypt[/url]. VeraCrypt adds enhanced enhances security to the algorithms used for system and partitions encryption , making it itself immune to new developments in brute-force attacks. . VeraCrypt also solves many vulnerabilities and detected security in issues TrueCrypt. From found version in 1.0f, VeraCrypt is able to load TrueCrypt volumes, offering the possibility of converting them to VeraCrypt own format. This There's a [url=https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/discussions/569777#PostContent_1313325]page[/url] describes parts of describing the major main enhancements and corrections done so far: As an example, when the system partition is encrypted, TrueCrypt uses PBKDF2-RIPEMD160 with 1000 iterations whereas in VeraCrypt we use 327661. And for standard containers and other partitions, TrueCrypt uses at most 2000 iterations but VeraCrypt uses 655331 for RIPEMD160 and 500000 iterations for SHA-2 and Whirlpool. This enhanced security adds some delay only to the opening of encrypted partitions without any performance impact to the application use phase. This is acceptable to the legitimate owner but it makes it much harder for an attacker to gain access to the encrypted data. Starting from version 1.0f, VeraCrypt can load TrueCrypt volume. It also offers the possibility to convert TrueCrypt containers and non-system partitions to VeraCrypt format. ...


2015-04-10 09:54:35
Updated by Midas

  • Version: v1.0f-2
  • Release date: 0000 2015-00 04-00 05
  • What's new: All OSs: [list] [*] Mounting speed improvement, up to 20% quicker on 64-bit (contributed by Nils Maier) [*] Add option to set default hash/TrueCryptMode used for mounting volumes. [*] Use TrueCryptMode/Hash specified in command line in password dialog. [/list] Windows: [list] [*] Solve CryptAcquireContext vulnerability reported by Open Crypto Audit Phase II. [*] Proper handling of random generator failures. Inform user in such cases. [*] TrueCrypt Mode related changes: [list] [*] Support mounting TrueCrypt system partition (no conversion yet) [*] Support TrueCrypt volumes as System Favorites. [*] Correct displaying wrong TrueCrypt mode in volume properties when SHA-256 is used. [/list] [*] Solve PIN BLOCKED issue with smart cards in a special case. [*] Correctly handle file access errors when mounting containers. [*] Solve several issues reported by the Static Code Analysis too Coverity. [*] Bootloader: Add "Verifying Password..." message. [*] When UAC prompt fails (for example timeout), offer the user to retry the operation. [*] Uninstall link now open the standard "Add/Remove Programs" window. [*] On uninstall, remove all VeraCrypt references from registry and disk. [*] Included VeraCryptExpander in the Setup. [*] Add option to temporary cache password when mounting multiple favorites. [*] Minor fixes and enhancements (see git history for more information) [/list][b]...[/b] Full changelog at [url]https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Release%20Notes[/url].


2015-04-10 09:49:57
Updated by Midas

  • Keywords: crypto encryption virtual%20drive drive secure vera%20crypt
  • Forum topic ID: 0 22043


2015-04-04 17:32:35
Updated by abc

  • Synopsis: VeraCrypt is a free disk encryption software that is based on TrueCrypt. VeraCrypt adds enhanced security to the algorithms used for system and partitions encryption making it immune to new developments in brute-force attacks. VeraCrypt also solves many vulnerabilities and security issues found in TrueCrypt. This [url=https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/discussions/569777#PostContent_1313325]page[/url] describes parts of the major enhancements and corrections done so far: As an example, when the system partition is encrypted, TrueCrypt uses PBKDF2-RIPEMD160 with 1000 iterations whereas in VeraCrypt we use 327661. And for standard containers and other partitions, TrueCrypt uses at most 2000 iterations but VeraCrypt uses 655331 for RIPEMD160 and 500000 iterations for SHA-2 and Whirlpool. This enhanced security adds some delay only to the opening of encrypted partitions without any performance impact to the application use phase. This is acceptable to the legitimate owner but it makes it much harder for an attacker to gain access to the encrypted data. Starting from version 1.0f, VeraCrypt can load TrueCrypt volume. It also offers the possibility to convert TrueCrypt containers and non-system partitions to VeraCrypt format.


2015-04-04 17:22:44
Added by abc