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BackTrack 5 Cookbook by David De Smet, Willie Pritchett

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Directory encryption

The last recipe of this chapter will be about information privacy. We will use TrueCrypt to hide important and secret digital information from public eyes with encryption keys.

How to do it...

Let's perform the following steps:

  1. Install TrueCrypt by clicking on the Applications menu and navigating to BackTrack | Forensics | Digital Anti Forensics | install truecrypt. Click on Install TrueCrypt and follow the onscreen directions:
    How to do it...
  2. Launch TrueCrypt from Applications | BackTrack | Forensics | Digital Anti Forensics | truecrypt to find a window similar to the following screenshot:
  3. Click on Create Volume to start TrueCrypt Volume Creation ...

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