[dm-crypt] dm-crypt Digest, Vol 27, Issue 2
htd at fancy-poultry.org
Thu Sep 1 19:18:17 CEST 2011
On 01.09.2011, Shardis wrote:
> Personally, I tend to find that the only sane technical reason not to encrypt anything considered
> sensitive these days is CPU cycle cost.
"Security is essentially a trade-off" (B. Schneier). If the data is worth the encryption, you'll have to live with cpu overhead.
If it's not: why do you want to have it encrypted, then?
> Why would you ever NOT want to encrypt in house?
Because the data isn't worth it?
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