Cryptonite 0.7.17

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This is a free and open-source file encryption solution based on the original EncFS code. Cryptonite is fully compatible with all EncFS features.
Mounting doesn't work on some Android 4.2 devices. We're working on a solution.
READ THIS FIRST: This application is UNDER DEVELOPMENT. Intended for EXPERIENCED ANDROID USERS ONLY. While most features don't require root, mounting EncFS volumes requires ROOT and Kernel FUSE support (found in some CyanogenMod ROMs). Downloading from, uploading to and creating EncFS volumes on your Dropbox or on your phone is supported on all devices.
@marius: siehe deutsche Anleitung:
@H: Don't use the rating system as your testing playground. It's highly demotivating.
OFFLINE MODE: To access an encrypted Dropbox volume when you're offline, sync the encrypted volume to a local folder with one of the many apps that provide online storage synchronization (e.g. FolderSync Lite or Dropsync). Then, mount that local volume with Cryptonite. This will only work on rooted phones that support FUSE though.
FEEDBACK: Please send a report if you experience a forced close, and send comments, suggestions, bug reports and patches to:
SECURITY: Read up on important security considerations:
PERMISSIONS: Internet permission is required to access your Dropbox.
SD card access is required to read and write files.
FAQ: Why can't I decrypt and encrypt files on the fly?
Why can't I mount EncFS volumes on my Samsung/ Motorola / Sony device?
Why can't I access any folder on my Dropbox?
Why do I need root privileges to mount EncFS and TrueCrypt volumes?
MOUNTING ON NON-ROOTED DEVICES: If you want to get non-root support on CyanogenMod, star this issue:
SOURCE CODE: is available from
Keywords: Encryption, EncFS, Dropbox, AES, Blowfish

Cryptonite is a free software application from the System Maintenance subcategory, part of the System Utilities category. The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2015-03-15. The program can be installed on Android.

Cryptonite (version 0.7.17) is available for download from our website. Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 18 times. We already checked that the download link to be safe, however for your own protection we recommend that you scan the downloaded software with your antivirus.

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Publisher CSH
Released Date 2015-03-15
Languages English


Category System Utilities
Subcategory System Maintenance

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Operating systems android

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Total downloads 18


License model Free
Price N/A

Version History

Here you can find the changelog of Cryptonite since it was posted on our website on 2014-06-14. The latest version is 0.7.17 and it was updated on on 2018-03-24. See below the changes in each version:

version 0.7.17

posted on 2015-03-15

version 0.7.6

posted on 2013-03-06

Several fixes and updates

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Release Date: 2015-03-15
Publisher: CSH
Operating System: android
Type: Free