Encrtyped /tmp & swap at boot not using luks

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Whoever
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Re: Encrtyped /tmp & swap at boot not using luks

Postby Whoever » 2017/08/03 02:10:57

tsol wrote:Encrypting /tmp in memory was something I saw when reading about best practices for servers that have a long uptime (don't get rebooted often).


Maybe it's just me, but that sounds like one of those "best practices" that was written by someone who really doesn't understand the issues.

tsol
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Re: Encrtyped /tmp & swap at boot not using luks

Postby tsol » 2017/08/03 20:05:55

Can anyone tell me why the encrypted /tmp partion is not working?