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VeraCrypt version 1.20

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Downloads: 1915
Change Set: 582ff5593241
Released: Jun 29, 2017
Updated: Jul 10, 2017 by idrassi
Dev status: Stable Help Icon

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Application VeraCrypt Linux Setup 1.20
application, 14300K, uploaded Jun 29 - 578 downloads
Application VeraCrypt MacOSX Setup 1.20
application, 11044K, uploaded Jun 29 - 165 downloads
Example PGP Signature for VeraCrypt Linux Setup 1.20
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Example PGP Signature for VeraCrypt MacOSX Setup 1.20
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Documentation VeraCrypt 1.20 user Guide CHM
documentation, 1846K, uploaded Jun 30 - 174 downloads
Example PGP Signature for VeraCrypt 1.20 user Guide CHM
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Source Code VeraCrypt 1.20 Source (Windows Format)
source code, 23657K, uploaded Jun 30 - 459 downloads
Example PGP Signature of VeraCrypt 1.20 Source (Windows Format)
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Source Code VeraCrypt 1.20 Source (UNIX Format)
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Example PGP Signature of VeraCrypt 1.20 Source (UNIX Format)
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Source Code VeraCrypt DCS EFI Bootloader 1.20 Source
source code, 211K, uploaded Jun 30 - 54 downloads
Example PGP Signature of VeraCrypt DCS EFI Bootloader 1.20 Source
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Example SHA256 sums for VeraCrypt 1.20 release files
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Example SHA512 sums for VeraCrypt 1.20 release files
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Example Release notes for VeraCrypt 1.20
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Release Notes

Changes between 1.19 and 1.20 (29 June 2017) :

  • All OSes:
    • Use 64-bit optimized assembly implementation of Twofish and Camellia by Jussi Kivilinna.
      • Camellia 2.5 faster when AES-NI supported by CPU. 30% faster without it.
    • Use optimized implementation for SHA-512/SHA256.
      • 33% speedup on 64-bit systems.
    • Deploy local HTML documentation instead of User Guide PDF.
    • Change links in UI from ones on Codeplex to ones hosted at veracrypt.fr
    • Security: build binaries with support for Address Space Layout Randomization (ASLR).
  • Windows:
    • Several fixes and modifications for EFI System Encryption:
      • Fix bug in decryption using EFI Rescue Disk
      • Add support for TPM 1.2 and TPM 2.0 (experimental) through DCS low level configuration.
        • https://dc5.sourceforge.io/docs/dcstpmowner_02.pdf
      • Add Support for EFI full disk encryption and hidden OS using manual procedure (not exposed in UI).
        • https://dc5.sourceforge.io/docs/diskencryptionv1_2.pdf
    • Enable using Secure Desktop for password entry. Add preferences option and command line switch (/secureDesktop) to activate it.
    • Use default mount parameters when mounting multiple favorites with password caching.
    • Enable specifying PRF and TrueCryptMode for favorites.
    • Preliminary driver changes to support EFI hidden OS functionality.
    • Fix Streebog not recognized by /hash command line.
    • Add support for ReFS filesystem on Windows 10 when creating normal volumes
    • Fix high CPU usage when favorite configured to mount with VolumeID on arrival.
    • Use CHM file for User Guide instead of PDF.
    • Fix false warning in case of EFI system encryption about Windows not installed on boot drive.
    • Enhancements to driver handling of various disk IOCTL.
    • Enhancements to EFI bootloader. Add possibility to manually edit EFI configuration file.
    • Driver Security: Use enhanced protection of NX pool under Windows 8 and later.
    • Reduce performance impact of internal check for disconnected network drives.
    • Minor fixes.
  • MacOSX:
    • OSX 10.7 or newer is required to run VeraCrypt.
    • Make VeraCrypt default handler of .hc & .tc files.
    • Add custom VeraCrypt icon to .hc and .tc files in Finder.
    • Check TrueCryptMode in password dialog when opening container file with .tc extension.
  • Linux:
    • Check TrueCryptMode in password dialog when opening container file with .tc extension.
    • Fix executable stack in resulting binary which was caused by crypto assembly files missing the GNU-stack note.

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