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Re: Looking for advice on tools (or libraries) for unsupervised, bulk symmetric encryption/decryption of files




On 11.01.19 22:45, Jonathan Dowland wrote:

> EncFS should not be used for any new file encryption project, IMHO.
> There was the following report in 2014:
> https://defuse.ca/audits/encfs.htm
> This is referenced in the NEWS file in the EncFS package
> https://salsa.debian.org/debian/encfs/blob/debian/sid/debian/NEWS
> 
> Both the report and the NEWS file are 5 years sold so I am not sure of
> its current status but I'd want to seek positive assurance.

See GitHub issue #314 that lists the open security issues in EncFS:
https://github.com/vgough/encfs/issues/314