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    Encrypting a file In LINUX

    Updated 12 April 2014

    Sending and receiving files in a plane text is vulnerable to attacks. So we can eaisly encrypt a file using this method in linux

    For Encryption–

    #openssl enc -aes-256-cbc -e -in <plain_text_file> \out <encrypted_file_name>

    For Decryption—

    #openssl enc -aes-256-cbc -d -in <encrypted_file_name> \-out <plain_text_file>

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    File will ask for the password (passphrase) so that unauthorised acces to this file can be prevented.


    Enjoy secure sharing  🙂

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