On Sun, 27 Jul 2008 12:12:16 +0200 Roland Smith <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Note that encrypting the partitions where the OS lives is not > particularly usefull; there is nothing secret there. On the contrary, > it would potentially make the encrypted partition vulnerable to a > known plaintext attack. The reason for doing it is to protect the OS from modification. For that to be effective the /boot really needs to be on removable media. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"