VeraCrypt is a handy and useful application that helps you to mount encrypted partitions. With the help of VeraCrypt you have the possibility to select the encryption algorithm you are interested in, modify the hash algorithm according to your preference, specify the volume size you want to create, and quickly generate a password-protected partition.
VeraCrypt is a free disk encryption software brought to you by IDRIX and based on TrueCrypt.
It adds enhanced security to the algorithms used for system and partitions encryption making it immune to new developments in brute-force attacks. It also solves many vulnerabilities and security issues found in TrueCrypt.