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Does external hard drive encryption offer plausible deniability?

Topics: Technical Issues
Jun 16, 2016 at 4:13 PM
Is it possible to prove that an external hard drive encrypted using Veracrypt is encrypted or is it indistinguishable from random data?
Jun 20, 2016 at 12:10 PM
Plausible deniability offers veracrypt (not the disk) and veracrypt data are indistinguishable from random data. But adversary can prove veracrypt data by other means (if you don't fully encrypt the system where you use the drive, there are traces inside windows logs with serian number of the drive, saved picture thumbails, they can use remote surveillance, etc).

Plausible deniabiliry are not random data, but container in a container, where one password unlocks what you want them to show and the other password what you want to see, but they can't ;-)