Want your siblings to not be able to see your data? Well, we have all faced that, at some point of time, haven’t we? But even if you’re old/close enough, it’s always advisable to keep your disk encrypted. In case you have confidential data and you happen to drop/lose your Pi, your data is still safe!
TrueCrypt allows full disk encryption and using the steps given in the link, you can encrypt the USB drive attached to the Raspberry Pi. This serves the problem of auto-mounting TrueCrypt volumes. The author has also given answers to a few FAQs like why would we want to use TrueCrypt. It lets your external drive to be used with other platforms, like Windows and Mac, apart from Linux and so on!
You can obviously set password and file logins. Follow the steps given in the link below and get a fully encrypted disk!
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