Monday, 5 November 2018

How to install Ccrypt in CentOS 7 / RHEL 7

Ccrypt is a command line utility for encryption and decryption of files and streams in Linux [CentOS 7].

The Ccrypt utility is available for Cent OS 7 and RHEL in EPEL repository (Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux).

Setup EPEL repository:  follow tutorial How to install EPEL repository on Centos7

Step 1: Run the following command to install Ccrypt package:

[root@linuxcnf ~]# yum install ccrypt
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror

  ccrypt.x86_64 0:1.10-7.el7

[root@linuxcnf ~]#

Step 2: Run the following command to verify the installation:

[root@linuxcnf ~]# which ccrypt
[root@linuxcnf ~]#

It’s done!!!