IN this day and age when data can easily be stolen, thanks to the internet, it is often necessary to secure data by encrypting it. However, if you have multiple encrypted files, subdirectories, disk images and partitions, sometimes it becomes cumbersome. This is where crypt manager comes in. Ubuntu Geek describes it as "Crypt manager is a compilation of tools which allow to easily encrypt, open, close and uncrypt (sic) folders in a Desktop environment." So for more details on how to install and use it, check out the entire article at Ubuntu Geek.