Technical Details

This section describes in detail just what AxCrypt, what it does, and how it does it. It is mostly for technical experts, who have a good grasp on software development as well as cryptography. Information here is intended to be complete enough to build AxCrypt-compatible software for example.

It is a work very much in progress, and right now the main resource are documents detailing the format of AxCrypt files.

AxCrypt Version 2 Algorithms and File Format (PDF)

Download AxCrypt Version 2 Algorithms and File Format

AxCrypt Version 1 Algorithms and File Format (PDF)

Download AxCrypt Version 1 Algorithms and File Format