Month: March 2012

File Password Protection

How do I password protect / encrypt a file within Linux using OpenSSL ? The file we will encrypt will be the file secretfile.txt.As you can see it is just a plain text file. Encrypt File Use the openssl comand to encrypt your file and then test the new file is fully encrypted. $ openssl…


RetroShare

From sourceforge.net RetroShare is a Open Source cross-platform, private and secure decentralised communication platform. It lets you to securely chat and share files with your friends and family, using a web-of-trust to authenticate peers and OpenSSL to encrypt all communication. Features Serverless, encrypted Chat & Filetransfer Multiple simultaneous downloads / uploads Search Friends Messages Forums…


sl

From practicalthought.com sl takes the most common use of Unix ls, to display the files in a directory compactly in multiple columns, and makes it substantially more useful. sl groups files by purpose so you can mentally organize many files quickly; for instance, it collects HTML and PHP files together, as opposed to leaving them…