[dm-crypt] TrueCrypt is discontinued - here are the alternatives

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Wed Dec 28 17:20:41 CET 2016


you are free to maintain your page yourself. I doubt 
anybody here cares about it.


On Wed, Dec 28, 2016 at 12:49:19 CET, Sophie Hunt wrote:
>    Hi,
>    I appreciate that you're probably busy so I just wanted to follow up on
>    the email I sent you the other day; copy included below for reference:
>    On Thu, Dec 22, 2016 at 10:13 AM, Sophie Hunt
>    <sophie.hunt at ctechemail.com> wrote:
>      Hi,
>      I noticed you've shared TrueCrypt on this page
>      https://unstable.nl/cgi-bin/man/man2html?8+cryptsetup, as you may be
>      aware, development of TrueCrypt was discontinued back in 2014 and
>      has subsequently not been maintained. A number of security flaws
>      have been uncovered and as a result we are reaching out to people to
>      highlight a list of alternatives.
>      Here's the list (along with further details about TrueCrypt no
>      longer being maintained) -
>      https://www.comparitech.com/blog/information-security/truecrypt-is-d
>      iscoutinued-try-these-free-alternatives/, when you update your page
>      it could be a useful resource to point your visitors to.
>      Please let me know if you have any questions.
>      -Sophie

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