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Feature #14474

Feature #14468: Add VeraCrypt support to Tails

Research user needs for VeraCrypt support in Tails

Added by segfault 4 months ago. Updated about 13 hours ago.

Status:
Resolved
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
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Category:
-
Target version:
Start date:
10/10/2017
Due date:
% Done:

100%

QA Check:
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Type of work:
Research
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Subtasks

Feature #14826: Create survey on VeraCrypt usageResolved

Feature #14833: Point to the survey from /homeResolved

Feature #14858: Analyze the results of the VeraCrypt surveyResolved

History

#1 Updated by sajolida 3 months ago

  • Target version changed from Tails_3.5 to Tails_3.3

This needs to be done before our design sprint (Nov/Dec), so ideally around 3.3.

#2 Updated by intrigeri 2 months ago

#3 Updated by intrigeri 2 months ago

  • Blocked by deleted (Feature #14742: VeraCrypt: UX & GUI design sprint)

#4 Updated by intrigeri 2 months ago

  • Blocks Feature #14473: Research development cost for adding VeraCrypt support to Tails added

#5 Updated by segfault 2 months ago

One research question that came up today is whether we should support TrueCrypt volumes in addition to VeraCrypt volumes.

#6 Updated by sajolida 2 months ago

  • Blocks deleted (Feature #14473: Research development cost for adding VeraCrypt support to Tails)

#7 Updated by cypherpunks 2 months ago

segfault wrote:

One research question that came up today is whether we should support TrueCrypt volumes in addition to VeraCrypt volumes.

VeraCrypt itself supports a TrueCrypt "legacy mode". Note that TrueCrypt hidden volumes have a bug that allows their presence to be revealed, so it might be a good idea to notify users to migrate to VeraCrypt if they are using anything older (perhaps by allowing read-only access only?).

#8 Updated by sajolida 28 days ago

  • Target version changed from Tails_3.3 to Tails_3.5

#9 Updated by sajolida about 13 hours ago

  • Status changed from Confirmed to Resolved
  • Assignee deleted (sajolida)

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