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We've compiled a list of 8 free and paid alternatives to Tomb. The primary competitors include TrueCrypt, VeraCrypt. In addition to these, users also draw comparisons between Tomb and Cryptomator, DiskCryptor, Boxcryptor. Also you can look at other similar options here: Security and Privacy Software.


TrueCrypt is a freeware utility used for on-the-fly encryption (OTFE).

VeraCrypt is a free disk encryption software brought to you by IDRIX and that is based on...

Cryptomator
Free Open Source

Multi-platform transparent client-side encryption of your files in the cloud.

DiskCryptor
Free Open Source

DiskCryptor is the only truly free solution, provided under GNU General Public License (GPLv3)...

Boxcryptor is an easy-to-use encryption software optimized for the cloud.

Hat.sh
Free Open Source

Free, fast, secure and serverless file encryption

CryFS
Free Open Source

CryFS encrypts your files, so you can safely store them anywhere.

EncFS
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EncFS provides an encrypted filesystem in user-space.

Tomb is an 100% free and open source system for file encryption on GNU/Linux, facilitating the...

Tomb Platforms

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Tomb Overview

Tomb is an 100% free and open source system for file encryption on GNU/Linux, facilitating the backup of secret files. Tomb is written in code that is easy to review and links commonly shared components.

Tomb generates encrypted storage folders to be opened and closed using their associated keyfiles, which are also protected with a password chosen by the user.

A tomb is like a locked folder that can be safely transported and hidden in a filesystem; its keys can be kept separate, for instance keeping the tomb file on your computer harddisk and the key files on a USB stick.

Tomb is a simple tool to manage encrypted storage on GNU/Linux, from the hashes of the dyne:bolic nesting mechanism.

Tomb works only on GNU/Linux systems.

Tomb Features

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