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Tag Archives: Encryption

Encrypting Container Files in SLES 10 and SLES 11

mfaris01

By: mfaris01

January 20, 2011 4:40 pm

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There are endless documents, articles, editorials and such, on data security and encryption. Views and opinions fly over which methods are better than others and why.

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IPSEC: Implementing Server-to-Server Encryption of TCP/IP Connections



By: utlemming

September 12, 2008 1:40 pm

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Under a variety of circumstances, it is desirable to encrypt data between multiple computers. One of the beauties of open source is that there is a multiplicity of answers. Unfortunately, with those answers comes some confusion. Often times, people overlook some solutions, and one of those solutions is the use of IPSEC transport mode for server to server communications.

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Enabling Autokey Crypto in NTP on SLES10



By: Gracal

August 15, 2008 2:42 pm

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Trying to set up a secure NTPv4 environment? SLES10 doesn’t make it obvious, but a few short steps and you can get secure authentication between time-hosts up and running.

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File System Encryption



By: DamianMyerscough

April 11, 2008 6:17 am

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Damian Myerscough explains how to encrypt a partition during the installation of SUSE Linux Enterprise, and how to create encrypted disk containers.

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Implementing boot.crypter for USB token/password authentication of encrypted hard drives and swap space



By: utlemming

January 25, 2008 5:08 pm

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In some cases, physical security cannot always be secured. Using LUKS for disk encryption and the tool, boot.crypter, you can safely and securely encrypt data using USB tokens or a password.

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