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Update veracrypt to 1.24_7
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Authored by Harvey on Sep 26 2020, 5:35 AM.

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Summarized Changelog:

  • Allow choosing a filesystem other than FAT for Outer volume but display warning about risks of such choice
  • Implement an estimation of maximum possible size of hidden volume
  • Erase sensitive memory explicitly instead of relying on the compiler not optimizing calls to method Memory::Erase
  • Add support for Btrfs filesystem when creating volumes
  • Don't allow Hidden volume to have the same password, PIM and keyfiles as Outer volume
  • Enable FIPS mode in JitterEntropy random generator

Full changelog available here

Packager Notes:

  • You will need to install btrfs-progs to create a btrfs volume
Test Plan
  • Mount existing volume and view files
  • Create and test a new volume using the btrfs filesystem

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Harvey created this revision.Sep 26 2020, 5:35 AM
Harvey requested review of this revision.Sep 26 2020, 5:35 AM
JoshStrobl accepted this revision.Sep 29 2020, 7:41 PM
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LGTM, thanks!

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Sep 29 2020, 7:41 PM
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