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How to Encrypt Directories/Partitions with eCryptfs on Debian 8

Howtoforge has a great tutorial on how to encrypt your home (or any, therefore) directory using eCryptFS.

eCryptfs is a POSIX-compliant enterprise-class stacked cryptographic filesystem for Linux. 41 more words

Opensuse Leap 42.1 Milestone 2

Milestone 2 for Leap 42.1 was announced on Friday.  So, naturally, I downloaded the install DVD iso, and attempted an install.

Both the download and the install went quite well.  379 more words

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How to crack Ubuntu encryption and passwords

During Positive Hack Days V, I made a fast track presentation about eCryptfs and password cracking. The idea came to me after using one feature of Ubuntu which consists in encrypting the home folder directory. 937 more words