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Old 06-13-2006, 04:30 AM   #1
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Volume Password Protection


hi,

is it possible to add a read/write password to a volume? i have an external usb hard-drive, and i want to password protect it (just in case its stolen ).
 
Old 06-13-2006, 05:57 AM   #2
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Yes. You can encrpt them and anyone want to read them must need to have the key and passphrase. However, I do not know whether there is a software package that can make the whole process transparent.
 
Old 06-13-2006, 06:01 AM   #3
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http://www.linuxsecurity.com/docs/HO...n-HOWTO-4.html
has talked quite a bit about this.
 
Old 06-13-2006, 06:07 AM   #4
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thanks a million!
 
  


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