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Encrypt Your Data With EncFS (OpenSUSE 12.3)

Apr 16, 2013, 08:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Falko Timme)

EncFS provides an encrypted filesystem in user-space. It runs without any special permissions and uses the FUSE library and Linux kernel module to provide the filesystem interface. It is a pass-through filesystem, not an encrypted block device, which means it is created on top of an existing filesystem. This tutorial shows how you can use EncFS on OpenSUSE 12.3 to encrypt your data.

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