How to password protect a folder or directory on Linux

Posted by xmodulo on Aug 20, 2013 3:45 PM EDT
Xmodulo; By Dan Nanni
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Cryptkeeper is a Linux system tray applet that manages encrypted folders. Underneath it, EncFS, which is a FUSE-based encrypted file system, handles transparent encryption/decryption. In this tutorial, I will describe how to password protect a folder on Linux by using Cryptkeeper.

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