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Intel Atom Disk Encryption Performance

Sep 08, 2008, 06:02 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Larabel)

[ Thanks to Michael Larabel for this link. ]

"Starting with Ubuntu 7.10 was install-time encryption support. Through an option in Ubuntu's alternate CD installer, the user can opt to have their LVM fully encrypted (including the SWAP partition but without the boot partition) where to boot Ubuntu the user will need to supply their pass-phrase. If no password is supplied, the system cannot boot nor can the encrypted partitions even be read."

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