How can I password lock a USB flash drive?

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glee174 years ago
kakasoft usb security FREE!!!

This is a great program that creates a protected section on your usb drive. Plus, it is cross platform (Windows, Linux). It is really secure and it's open source, meaning !
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i have just made an instructable for that, but its just for mac. for windows, go to these page:
wonder48 years ago
a good software is called "truecrypt". it encrypts entire drives and can also make file containers if you just want to store stuff in it.
search for "pgp drive" in google.
Chicken22098 years ago
You can try this
but i dont know if it works
UziMonkey8 years ago
Encrypt the contents with GPG or other encryption software. Take the software with you on the stick if you need to. Note that doing this can be risky. If using this on public computers or other computers that are often out of your control, there may be keyloggers on the system. A keylogger will compromise whatever encryption you're doing.