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TrueCrypt No Longer Maintained as a Secure Encryption Tool

The Institutional Review Board (IRB) originally recommended the use of TrueCrypt for encryption of identifiable data.  However, TrueCrypt publicly announced in June 2014 that the program should no longer be used and is not secure. For security tips on how to help manage and protect confidential human subject data, please see Data Security.


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