[dm-crypt] simple ideas addressing ssd TRIM security concern

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Tue Apr 17 04:48:34 CEST 2012


On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 09:53:32PM +0200, Heinz Diehl wrote:
> On 16.04.2012, Arno Wagner wrote: 
> 
> > > Weighing out really is the most difficult part when you have no tangible
> > > data: how much is it difficult to break a TRIMed and crypted device?
>  
> > It is not difficult. It is impossible.
> 
> If this is true, then why not use it and end of story?

The assessment of the difficulty is impossible....

Arno
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