Don't buy the wrong stuff: TechSpot Tech Gift Shortlist 2017

Encryption

  • AxCrypt is the leading open source file encryption software for Windows. It integrates seamlessly with Windows to compress, encrypt, decrypt, store, send and work with individual files.

    • December 6, 2017
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Router Password Decryptor is the free tool to instantly recover internet login/PPPoE authentication passwords, Wireless WEP keys, WPA/WPA2 Passphrases from your Router/Modem configuration file.

    • August 14, 2017
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • VeraCrypt is a free disk encryption software based on TrueCrypt. It adds enhanced security to the algorithms used for system and partitions encryption making it immune to new developments in brute-force attacks.

    • July 11, 2017
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS
  • Use the special utility RakhniDecryptor to unlock files with the .locked and .kraken extensions. These files are encrypted by Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Rakhni.

    • June 14, 2017
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Keep your computer save from recent cyberattacks with Microsoft's official WannaCrypt hotfix patches.

    • May 29, 2017
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Kaspersky RannohDecryptor is an intuitive yet efficient security utility that can be used to disinfect files affected by Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Rannoh.

    • January 26, 2017
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Transparent encryption of disks and partitions. Multiuser support.

    • April 27, 2016
    • Shareware
    • Windows 2k/XP
  • The malicious program Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Scraper encrypts user files to block access to them. After the data has been blocked, the user is required to pay a ransom.

    • December 14, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Cybercriminals use Trojan-Ransom.Win32.Rector for disrupting normal performance of computers and for unauthorized modification of data making it unusable.

    • December 10, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • If your computer is infected with Trojan-Ransom.BAT.Scatter, use the ScatterDecryptor utility for restoring encrypted files.

    • December 7, 2015
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Free open-source disk encryption for Windows XP/2000/2003. TrueCrypt is a software that allows you to encrypt disks.

    • June 2, 2014
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Secure offline data storage for Windows.

    • January 31, 2017
    • Shareware
    • Windows
  • Military grade encryption, shredding and ability to work with .zip archives.

    • February 11, 2014
    • Shareware
    • Windows
  • On the fly hard drives encryption software - freeware.

    • February 5, 2013
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • SuperEncryptor is a powerful professional encryption tool.

    • November 13, 2012
    • Shareware
    • Windows
  • A highly secure file encryption program featuring shredder and wipeout utilities.

    • November 13, 2012
    • Shareware
    • Windows
  • Uses two encryption algorithms to protect your files.

    • June 23, 2012
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Free open-source disk encryption for Windows XP/2000/2003. TrueCrypt is a software that allows you to encrypt disks.

    • September 5, 2011
    • Freeware
    • macOS
  • Real-time on-the-fly hard disk encryption system.

    • February 9, 2011
    • Shareware
    • Windows
  • Military grade encryption, shredding and ability to work with .zip archives.

    • April 8, 2009
    • Shareware
    • Windows
  • LockCrypt is an easy to use account management program written in Java.

    • January 22, 2009
    • Freeware
    • Windows