Kruptos 2 Professional Options
- Opening options using Windows Explorer
1. Open windows explorer (Windows key + E) 2. Right click files\Folders you wish to encrypt and choose Kruptos 2 Professional | Options
- Opening options using Kruptos 2 Library
1. Start Kruptos 2 Professional 2. Click the Options button on the Toolbar
Kruptos 2 Professional allows you to choose from two encryption methods to secure your data
AES is the approved FIPS cipher first published in 1998. AES is included in a large number of encryption products and may be used by U.S. government departments and agencies to protect classified information up to the Top Secret level.
Blowfish is a symmetric-key block cipher, designed in 1993 by Bruce Schneier and included in a large number of cipher suites and encryption products. Blowfish provides a good encryption rate in software and no effective cryptanalysis of it has been found to date. .
Specifies the number of passes required during the file shredding process. Increasing this value will improve the effectiveness of the shred process but will reduce performance of any encryption operation.
- Hide File Extensions
When encrypting your files Kruptos 2 Professional will rename your files to
. .k2p i.e. test.txt will become ‘test.txt.k2p’. If your file extensions are sensitive you can hide them e.g.‘test.txt’ will become ‘test.k2p’
- Hide Filenames
Select this option if you want to encrypt the original filename as part of the encryption process.