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Re: [suse-security] SlightlyOT: [was] How do I encrypt the swap (partition[s]) under SuSE 9.3 Prof ?
Carlos E. R. wrote:
You might consider erasing the swap partition when powering off, using for
the purpose "/etc/init.d/halt.local". The perfomance while in use will be
better, but halting will be much slower.
Define erase. In reality, I suspect, you would have to overwrite it
multiple times in order to insure data is no longer retrievable. It all
depends on your level of paranoia.
Until later, Geoffrey
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