encryption

  1. eduardo

    Video: problem configuring PEFS on a home directory

    Hi everyone, I'm having a problem configuring PEFS on a user's home folder. I made a video of me following along with a very nice tutorial on YouTube by bufo333. Despite following all of bufo333's steps, my computer is not mounting the user's directory upon reboot. The video I made shows me...
  2. M

    Startup hosting and sleeping well (encryption)

    I’ve never been in a server room from which I could not steal a random hard drive without getting caught, if I wanted. I have been in server hosting companies’ rooms in more than one countries. Should I find one that employs guards with machine guns, still there is a point from which it isn’t...
  3. sku1d

    Solved Question about disk encryption: Why the master key always gets stored on the encrypted disk?

    I have read a lot about gbde, geli and dm-crypt under linux, but a question remains: Why would iI store my master key on the disk? Seriously! Anybody could rip the metadata off the disk in no time and brute force the password in a cluster without even having additional encrypted sample data...
  4. P

    Cannot kldload pefs from compiled port

    Hello, I am trying to install sysutils/pefs-kmod on a FreeBSD 10.1 box: FreeBSD 10.1-RELEASE-p19 FreeBSD 10.1-RELEASE-p19 #0: Sat Aug 22 03:55:09 UTC 2015 root@amd64-builder.daemonology.net:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC amd64 with the following hardware: CPU: Intel(R) Atom(TM) CPU D525 @...
  5. aorchid

    Other geli and external firewire drive boot question

    Hello, I have multiple internal drives that are encrypted with geli via a password only. I am running 10.1 presently, and upon reboot I am asked for a password to decrypt the drives and continue the boot process. I do not have anything in /boot/loader.conf about them, other than instructing it...
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