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How to encrypt compressed files the easy way from Windows, macOS, or Linux

Date 20 May 2020
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Posted By Brittany Day
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Learn to easily secure multiple documents by encrypting compressed files on Linux using a password.

When considering how to share data efficiently, cloud storage has a leg up on hardware by making it easy to share files and folders with users across the globe with a few clicks. Because the data is only transmitted from server to client provides little impact on bandwidth for the sender and recipient. But storing data on the cloud is not the most secure practice since that data is effectively placed in the hands of a third party.

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