[dm-crypt] DM-Crypt resistance against Cold Boot Attacks

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Thu May 19 00:03:22 CEST 2011


From the paper, TRESOR is a Linux kernel patch, hence not something
that would be added to cryptsetup, but the kernel. 

Arno

On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 03:24:17PM +0200, Philipp Deppenwiese wrote:
> Hi,
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> a guy from a germany university impelemented an AES-NI with resistance
> against Cold boot attacks and timing attacks. Maybe it's usefule to
> modify the dm-crypt code.
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> http://www1.informatik.uni-erlangen.de/tresor/
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> Greetz Philipp
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> 	   Philipp Deppenwiese<Scientific
> 	   Assistant> Institute for Internet Security -
> 	   if(is) University of Applied Sciences
> 	   Gelsenkirchen
> 	   https://www.internet-sicherheit.de		
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