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Linux Mint 11 review

Jun 13, 2011, 01:03 (2 Talkback[s])

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"hough the installer does not support disk encryption, it does offer the option to encrypt your home directory. While this has the appearance of offering a good physical security protection, it does not offer the same level of protection as full disk encryption. Full disk encryption is one of several physical security features that I have consistently recommended and supported. Why do I consider it very important? I have stated the reasons here, and the folks at the Electronic Frontier Foundation agree. They consider it so important that they have a Call To Action to “force†Ubuntu installer developers to bring full disk encryption to their Live Desktop edition."

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