These two products can help you protect sensitive application settings,
such as database connection strings, passwords, and encryption keys.
Both run on Windows® operating systems and require a .NET Framework.
Both are simple to use.
One is free, the other is not.
CipherSafe.NET manages sensitive application settings of various types of Windows® applications,
including ASP/ASP.NET, Web services, executable files, dynamic-link libraries, directories, scripts,
CipherSafe.NET offers the most secure and easy to use solution for protecting
sensitive application settings currently available on the market.
CipherLite.NET is a simple utility that allows you to encrypt and decrypt data.
It comes with a GUI tool and a helper library.
You can use the provided GUI to encrypt data using
Rijndael (AES) symmetric key and
save the encrypted value in the application configuration file or Windows® registry.
CipherLite.NET can also be used to hash data.