By: DamianMyerscough

July 3, 2008 6:39 pm


Managing NTFS Partitions

In this article we will look at how to manage NTFS partitions we will look at how to mount NTFS partitions, have the partition automatically mounted at boot up, clone a NTFS partition and how to recover deleted files that may have been deleted accidentally. The NTFS (New Technology File System) is a propitiatory file […]

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By: DamianMyerscough

April 11, 2008 6:17 am


File System Encryption

In this article we are going to look at how to encrypt a partition during the installation of SUSE Linux Enterprise and after the installation, we will also look at creating encrypted disk containers. The reason for disk encryption is to protect against malicious users from viewing/stealing your private data. Encrypting Partitions during Installation The […]

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By: DamianMyerscough

December 14, 2007 10:10 am


Securely Erasing Partitions

Problem: Files and partitions left with possible file recovery of sensitive data. Solution: There are three utilities we are going to look at which mitigate the chance of malicious users recovering sensitive data. Environment: This article was tested on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop. Introduction to disk cleaning In this article […]

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By: bajesh

November 19, 2007 10:25 am


Configuring Custom Partition for Proxy Logging

By B Ajesh Introduction If you create a custom partition or a directory for logging other than /var, the Linux Access Gateway does not mount the newly added partition, because it is not listed in novell-vmc script. This article describes steps to create partition, edit the novell-vmc script and associate the new partition. Problem: If […]

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