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Downloads:

257,713

Downloads of v 1.18-a:

574

Last Update:

19 Aug 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • IDRIX

Tags:

veracrypt admin encrypt

VeraCrypt

This is a prerelease version of VeraCrypt.

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1.18-a | Updated: 19 Aug 2016

Downloads:

257,713

Downloads of v 1.18-a:

574

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • IDRIX

VeraCrypt 1.18-a

This is a prerelease version of VeraCrypt.

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

Details
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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install VeraCrypt, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade VeraCrypt, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall VeraCrypt, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

Deployment Method:

NOTE

This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade veracrypt -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.18-a'" --prerelease [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade veracrypt -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.18-a'" --prerelease
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install veracrypt
  win_chocolatey:
    name: veracrypt
    version: '1.18-a'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present
    allow_prerelease: yes

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'veracrypt' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.18-a'
  options  '--prerelease'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller veracrypt
{
    Name        = "veracrypt"
    Version     = "1.18-a"
    Source      = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
    chocoParams = "--prerelease"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'veracrypt':
  ensure          => '1.18-a',
  install_options => ['--prerelease'],
  provider        => 'chocolatey',
  source          => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

WARNING

This package is exempt from moderation. While it is likely safe for you, there is more risk involved.

Description

VeraCrypt is a free disk encryption software brought to you by IDRIX (https://www.idrix.fr) and that is based on TrueCrypt 7.1a.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName= 'veracrypt'
$toolsDir   = $(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)
$url        = 'https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/downloads/get/1602097'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  fileType      = 'EXE'
  url           = $url

  silentArgs = "" # Silent installation discussion: https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/discussions/579539

  softwareName  = 'VeraCrypt*'
  checksum      = '7076d04ccf7c92416082d80a93c94e6aaf252ae361d89d28cd74d2d88851a041'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'
}

#Thanks to dtgm and the GitHub package for ideas.
$ahkExe = 'AutoHotKey'
$ahkFile = Join-Path $toolsDir "veracryptInstall.ahk"
$ahkProc = Start-Process -FilePath $ahkExe `
                         -ArgumentList $ahkFile `
                         -PassThru

$ahkId = $ahkProc.Id
Write-Debug "$ahkExe start time:`t$($ahkProc.StartTime.ToShortTimeString())"
Write-Debug "Process ID:`t$ahkId"

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
$packageName = "veracrypt"
$fileType = "exe"
$args = "/u"

$is64bit = Get-ProcessorBits 64

if ($is64bit) {
  $setupExePath = (Get-ItemProperty HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\VeraCrypt).UninstallString.split('"')[1]
}
else {
  $setupExePath = (Get-ItemProperty HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\VeraCrypt).UninstallString.split('"')[1]
}

#Thanks to dtgm and the GitHub package for ideas.
$scriptPath = $(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)
$ahkFile = Join-Path $scriptPath "veracryptUninstall.ahk"
$ahkRun = "$Env:Temp\$(Get-Random).ahk"

Copy-Item $ahkFile "$ahkRun" -Force
$ahkProc = Start-Process -FilePath 'AutoHotKey' `
					   -ArgumentList $ahkRun `
					   -PassThru
Write-Debug "$ahkRun start time:`t$($ahkProc.StartTime.ToShortTimeString())"
Write-Debug "$ahkRun process ID:`t$($ahkProc.Id)"

Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType $args $setupExePath

Remove-Item "$ahkRun" -Force
tools\veracryptInstall.ahk
#NoEnv  ; Recommended for performance and compatibility with future AutoHotkey releases.
#NoTrayIcon
; #Warn  ; Enable warnings to assist with detecting common errors.
SendMode Input  ; Recommended for new scripts due to its superior speed and reliability.
SetWorkingDir %A_ScriptDir%  ; Ensures a consistent starting directory.


WinWait, VeraCrypt Setup 1.18a, , 60
WinActivate
BlockInput On
Send !a
Send !n
Send !n
Send !i
BlockInput Off
WinWait, VeraCrypt Setup ahk_class #32770
WinActivate
IfWinActive
	Send {Enter}
Sleep, 100
Send !f
WinWait, VeraCrypt Setup ahk_class #32770
WinActivate
IfWinActive
	Send !n
tools\veracryptUninstall.ahk
#NoEnv  ; Recommended for performance and compatibility with future AutoHotkey releases.
#NoTrayIcon
; #Warn  ; Enable warnings to assist with detecting common errors.
SendMode Input  ; Recommended for new scripts due to its superior speed and reliability.
SetWorkingDir %A_ScriptDir%  ; Ensures a consistent starting directory.


WinWait, VeraCrypt Setup ahk_class VeraCryptCustomDlg, , 60
BlockInput On
WinActivate
ControlClick, &Uninstall, ahk_class VeraCryptCustomDlg
BlockInput Off

WinWait, VeraCrypt Setup ahk_class #32770, , 60
BlockInput On
WinActivate
Send {Enter}
BlockInput Off

WinWait, VeraCrypt Setup ahk_class VeraCryptCustomDlg, , 60
BlockInput On
WinActivate
ControlClick, &Finish, ahk_class VeraCryptCustomDlg
BlockInput Off

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
VeraCrypt 1.25.9.20230710 16124 Monday, July 10, 2023 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.25.9 42098 Sunday, February 20, 2022 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.25.7 4893 Saturday, February 12, 2022 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.24.20200814 48419 Tuesday, September 8, 2020 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.24.20200419 14741 Saturday, April 25, 2020 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.24.20200126 11320 Sunday, January 26, 2020 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.24.20200119 2660 Sunday, January 19, 2020 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.24.20191216 5185 Saturday, December 28, 2019 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.24.20191121 9501 Thursday, November 21, 2019 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.24.20191107 6216 Thursday, November 7, 2019 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.24 7577 Friday, October 18, 2019 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.23.2 18667 Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.23 7291 Sunday, September 16, 2018 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.22 13571 Saturday, April 7, 2018 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.21 9701 Thursday, July 13, 2017 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.19.1 4437 Monday, February 20, 2017 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.19 4132 Tuesday, October 18, 2016 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.18.1 1117 Tuesday, September 20, 2016 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.18-a 574 Friday, August 19, 2016 Exempted
VeraCrypt 1.17 1926 Monday, February 15, 2016 Approved
VeraCrypt 1.16 888 Tuesday, December 15, 2015 Approved
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