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authorMounir IDRASSI <mounir.idrassi@idrix.fr>2018-12-19 22:23:49 (GMT)
committerMounir IDRASSI <mounir.idrassi@idrix.fr>2018-12-19 22:36:26 (GMT)
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Update release notes with information concerning hidden volume issue fixed in 1.18a. Remove USD bank account details from bank donation page.
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<div class="wikidoc">
<h1>Donation to VeraCrypt using bank transfer</h1>
<p>You can support VeraCrypt development through donations using bank transfers to one of IDRIX bank accounts below, depending on the currency used.<br>
-The supported currencies are <a href="#Euro">Euro<img src="flag-eu-small.png" style="vertical-align: top; margin-left: 5px"></a>, <a href="#USD">US Dollars<img src="flag-us-small.png" style="vertical-align: top; margin-left: 5px"></a>, <a href="#GBP">British Pound<img src="flag-gb-small.png" style="vertical-align: top; margin-left: 5px"></a> and <a href="#AUD">Australian Dollars<img src="flag-au-small.png" style="vertical-align: top; margin-left: 5px"></a>.<br>
+The supported currencies are <a href="#Euro">Euro<img src="flag-eu-small.png" style="vertical-align: top; margin-left: 5px"></a>, <a href="#GBP">British Pound<img src="flag-gb-small.png" style="vertical-align: top; margin-left: 5px"></a> and <a href="#AUD">Australian Dollars<img src="flag-au-small.png" style="vertical-align: top; margin-left: 5px"></a>.<br>
Please <a href="Contact.html" target="_blank.html">contact us</a> if you need an official invoice for your donation.</p>
<hr>
<h3 id="Euro"><img src="flag-eu.png" style="vertical-align: middle; margin-right: 5px">Euro SEPA Bank Details</h3>
@@ -40,16 +40,6 @@ Address: Handelsbank, Elsenheimer Str. 41, M√ľnchen 80687, Germany<br>
Reference: VeraCrypt Donation<br>
<hr>
-<h3 id="USD"><img src="flag-us.png" style="vertical-align: middle; margin-right: 5px">US Dollars Bank Details</h3>
-<p>Accepted payment types are Wire, ACH and SWIFT/International Wire.</p>
-Account Holder: IDRIX SARL<br>
-Account number: 8310085792<br>
-ACH Routing Number: 026073150<br>
-Wire Routing Number: 026073008<br>
-Address: TransferWise, 19 W 24th Street, New York, NY, 10010, United States<br>
-Reference: VeraCrypt Donation<br>
-<hr>
-
<h3 id="GBP"><img src="flag-gb.png" style="vertical-align: middle; margin-right: 5px">British Pound Bank Details</h3>
<p>Accepted payment types are Faster Payments (FPS), BACS and CHAPS from withing the UK only.</p>
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<div class="wikidoc">
<h1>Release Notes</h1>
+<p>
+<strong>Note to users who created volumes with 1.17 version of VeraCrypt or earlier: </strong><br/>
+<span style="color:#ff0000;">To avoid hinting whether your volumes contain a hidden volume or not, or if you depend on plausible deniability when using hidden volumes/OS, then you must recreate both the outer and hidden volumes including system encryption and hidden OS, discarding existing volumes created prior to 1.18a version of VeraCrypt.</span></li>
+</p>
<p><strong style="text-align:left">1.24-Beta0 </strong>(December 18<sup>th</sup>, 2018):</p>
<ul>
<li><strong>Windows:</strong>
@@ -54,10 +58,16 @@
<ul>
<li><strong>Windows:</strong>
<ul>
-<li>Fix low severity vulnerability inherited from TrueCrypt that allowed reading 3 bytes of kernel stack memory (with a rare possibility of 25 additional bytes). Reported by Tim Harrison.
+<li>Fix low severity vulnerability inherited from TrueCrypt that allowed reading 3 bytes of kernel stack memory (with a rare possibility of 25 additional bytes).
+<ul>
+<li>Reported by Tim Harrison.</li>
+</ul>
</li>
<li>Disable quick format when creating file containers from command line. Add /quick switch to enable it in this case if needed.</li>
-<li>Add /nosizecheck switch to disable checking container size against available free space during its creation. This enables to workaround a <a href="https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/177127/incorrect-disk-free-space-information-for-a-dfs-client-share">bug in Microsoft Distributed File System (DFS)</a>
+<li>Add /nosizecheck switch to disable checking container size against available free space during its creation.
+<ul>
+<li>This enables to workaround a bug in Microsoft Distributed File System (DFS).</li>
+</ul>
</li>
</ul>
</li>
@@ -275,11 +285,12 @@
<ul>
<li>Support Japanese encryption standard Camellia, including for Windows system encryption (MBR &amp; EFI).
</li><li>Support Russian encryption and hash standards Kuznyechik, Magma and Streebog, including for Windows EFI system encryption.
+</li><li>Fix TrueCrypt vulnerability allowing detection of hidden volumes presence (reported by Ivanov Aleksey Mikhailovich, alekc96 [at] mail dot ru)
+<ul><li> <strong style="color:#ff0000;">To avoid hinting whether your volumes contain a hidden volume or not, or if you depend on plausible deniability when using hidden volumes/OS, then you must recreate both the outer and hidden volumes including system encryption and hidden OS, discarding existing volumes created prior to 1.18a version of VeraCrypt.</strong></li></ul>
</li></ul>
</li><li><strong>Windows:</strong>
<ul>
<li>Support EFI Windows system encryption (limitations: no hidden os, no boot custom message)
-</li><li>Fix TrueCrypt vulnerability allowing detection of hidden volumes presence(reported by Ivanov Aleksey Mikhailovich, alekc96 [at] mail dot ru)
</li><li>Enhanced protection against dll hijacking attacks. </li><li>Fix boot issues on some machines by increasing required memory by 1 KiB </li><li>Add benchmarking of hash algorithms and PRF with PIM (including for pre-boot).
</li><li>Move build system to Visual C&#43;&#43; 2010 for better stability. </li><li>Workaround for AES-NI support under Hyper-V on Windows Server 2008 R2. </li><li>Correctly remove driver file veracrypt.sys during uninstall on Windows 64-bit.
</li><li>Implement passing smart card PIN as command line argument (/tokenpin) when explicitly mounting a volume.