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Is there a simple encrypting archiver which is just like WinZip except for the glaring security hole?

Is there a simple encrypting archiver which is just like WinZip except for the glaring security hole?

I find it quite annoying that WinZip (and 7-zip, etc) does not encrypt the file names in the archive, just the file contents.

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Guest [Entry]

"The 7z format used by 7zip can encrypt filenames in the archive.

But you can't do this with Zip files until someone establishes a widely used update to the Zip file format.

The only way is to cheat and store a zip within a zip - so you'd create a zip file called (say) no-peeping.zip (or even rename it to something inconspicuous like ""untitled.txt"") with all your files inside, then add that to another zip file."
Guest [Entry]

Winrar have an option to encrypt filenames (The encryption doesn't work with zip files, only with rar, despite the fact that winrar could handle zip files)