AES (256-bit)

AES (256-bit)

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
3.7
out of 6 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.0
  • Total Downloads:
    15,544
  • Date Added:
    June 20, 2006
  • File Size:
    4.92KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    59
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7

Editors' Review

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Return to the carefree days when encryption tools only took plain text and turned it into a mish-mash of characters. Executable freeware AES (256bit)'s interface is just a two field/two button dialog box. One field is for text to encrypt and the other for the password. The two buttons make it easy to encrypt or decrypt text.

Two fields, two buttons, and no need to read the manual. Paste the text to encrypt, enter a password and immediately see the encrypted text. Decrypting just reverses the easy process.

It's easy to use the program to send quick encrypted messages to friends, and it doesn't them anything to have this freeware application on hand. This is the simplest of tools in terms of features, but that's more than half its beauty. It's small, secure, and effective, and anyone can use it.

 
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User Reviews
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1 stars

"Installs great, but doesn't run"

September 20, 2014  |  By toloyo

 |  Version: AES (256-bit) 1.0

Pros

Installs quickly

Cons

After it installs, it doesn't run. There is no option to encrypt a file when I right click on a file. I installed again, it was smart enough to see that I already installed it. For some reason it must be incompatible with WIndows 8.1 as shipped out of the box.

Summary

Not compatible with Windows 8.1 out of the box. Probably needs some undocumented Windows tweak to actually work.

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5 stars

"Works as supposed to"

October 28, 2011  |  By tx00824

 |  Version: AES (256-bit) 1.0

Pros

Very simple program with just the required functions, no unnecessary clutter.

Cons

No cons at all

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5 stars

"Great for encrypting/decrypting text"

October 19, 2010  |  By niaher

 |  Version: AES (256-bit) 1.0

Pros

Simple and effective. Does what it has to do without any extras.

Cons

Can't see any.

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5 stars

"Just what I needed"

November 24, 2007  |  By virago81

 |  Version: AES (256-bit) 1.0

Pros

This is just a simple piece of software that let's you encrypt strings using AES. If you are working on an implementation of AES, it's the perfect tool for validating that your encryption algorithm is working correctly.

Cons

Not much. It does what it was designed to do.

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5 stars

"Oh, Gee! Look what we have here! A "TEXT" encryption program! Yahoo!"

December 05, 2006  |  By 7upclickerticker

 |  Version: AES (256-bit) 1.0

Pros

Well, I'll be darned... 256bit AES "TEXT" Data Encryption!!!! All that power for "TEXT" data no less! Hey! This software really does one hell of a job!

Can't even break any of the "TEXT" documents I encrypted with it by using decryption programs.... Which means it's really tough. That's a good sign.

A Good and very powerful program to have.

Definite recommend.

Cons

No cons. It does EXACTLY what it says it can do... Which is to encrypt "TEXT" data. I'm glad I took the time to READ the 'product description', otherwise I might be led to think it was meant to encrypt more than just "TEXT".

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1 stars

"This is really pretty useless..."

June 20, 2006  |  By petgraveyard

 |  Version: AES (256-bit) 1.0

Pros

Well, it can at least encrypt and decrypt text with AES...

Cons

It can't really do much else. I guess if you like encrypting and decrypting text this is your program...

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Telstar Communications
Publisher web site http://www.telstarweb.com
Release Date June 20, 2006
Date Added June 20, 2006
Version 1.0
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Encryption Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows, Windows Vista, Windows 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows 98
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 4.92KB
File Name aes.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 15,544
Downloads Last Week 59
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free
 
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