LinuxQuestions.org
View the Most Wanted LQ Wiki articles.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Security
User Name
Password
Linux - Security This forum is for all security related questions.
Questions, tips, system compromises, firewalls, etc. are all included here.

Notices



Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 01-23-2008, 12:28 PM   #1
ourskool
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2006
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Full disk encryption


I run Ubuntu on a laptop that I use at work. Because we work with federal agencies, we have been directed that our laptops must be encrypted using Full Disk Encryption(FDE). Can anyone suggest a FDE package that supports Linux and meets the requirements of FIPS 140-2 and HSPD 12?
 
Old 01-23-2008, 12:52 PM   #2
{BBI}Nexus{BBI}
Senior Member
 
Registered: Jan 2005
Location: Nottingham, UK
Distribution: Mageia 4
Posts: 4,305

Rep: Reputation: 205Reputation: 205Reputation: 205
The first one that comes to mind is TrueCrypt. See here for more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TrueCrypt. Go here to download: http://www.truecrypt.org/,
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Disk encryption software TheStupid Linux - Software 13 10-07-2007 11:43 PM
Remote full disk encryption anonymous-coward Linux - Software 3 09-01-2007 07:25 AM
Multiboot Full Disk Encryption Polarian Linux - General 1 07-12-2007 09:37 PM
disk encryption ankscorek Linux - Security 5 05-03-2006 01:59 PM
disk stats not updating after deletion of file.. disk full joecool118 Linux - General 2 04-10-2006 01:23 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:36 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration