Encrypt your file using RC4 encryption

hashkey=`echo -ne <your-secret> | xxd -p`; openssl rc4 -e -nosalt -nopad -K $hashkey -in myfile.txt -out myfile.enc.txt
At times you will need to safeguard your files. Use OpenSSL's native rc4 encryption to do so. 'nopad' removes padding and 'nosalt' removes random salt being added to the file.

By: vishnu81
2012-10-31 12:17:44

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