TrueCrypt

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Portable version available: 

A portable version of this product is available from the developer.

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System requirements: 

Windows 2000/2003/XP/Vista/7 Runs on Windows 8, but may not be compatible for full disk encryption; Mac OS X; Linux

Download file size: 

3.0 MB

Version: 

7.1

64 Bit compatibility: 

32 and 64 bit versions available

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Pros: 

A seasoned, widely-used encyption program. Use TrueCrypt to either encrypt the Windows boot partition or the entire boot disk. TrueCrypt's open source status allows the all-important peer review of the source code required for a trustworthy encryption program.

Product type: 

Runs as a stand-alone program on a user's computer

Cons: 

Will render your computer unbootable.

Top Pick?: 

1

Download page: 

http://www.truecrypt.org/downloads.php

Developers website: 

http://www.truecrypt.org/