Advanced Encryption Package
Advanced Encryption Package is an application that can help you keep your documents private and secure from other people. Not only does this tool provide encryption and decryption options, but it can also compress or decompress your documents pretty quickly.
It sports a user-friendly interface, and you should encounter no difficulties when working with this tool. The interface can be customized, as you can select one of the multiple skins available. A dedicated window displays the files from your computer, and you can easily select the ones that you want to encrypt or decrypt.
When opting for the encryption mode, you can set up passwords or public keys. The application provides a dedicated window for helping you create passwords, and it displays a virtual keyboard and binary options. You can save or apply the password, or make the program generate different passwords automatically.
In order to make sure that your documents are stored securely, the program allows users to select from a wide range of algorithms.
It is also possible to add a riddle to your passwords and to compress the files before encrypting them. Moreover, the tool bundles a built-in file shredder that is able to delete the pre-encrypted files from your computer, thus making sure that no one is able to retrieve the deleted files using specialized tools.
E-mailing the encrypted or compressed documents is particularly simple, as the program is able to send them as attachments via your email client. The application records all your actions in a log, but it is not possible to export the log to a file. You can make the program highlight weak passwords in red.
To sum things up, Advanced Encryption Package bundles a decent pack of features that can help you encrypt, decrypt, compress and decompress files quickly and efficiently.