Hibernation and secret keys

Christoph Anton Mitterer christoph.anton.mitterer at physik.uni-muenchen.de
Fri Feb 13 17:00:06 CET 2009

On Fri, 2009-02-13 at 10:58 +0100, Michael Kesper wrote:
> What is the additional gain to having an unencrypted /boot partition on
> the same device?
What do you mean?

> As I see it, only "boring" data gets ever written in
> cleartext to the harddrive then.
But even this data is sensitive, as one could attack you if he replaces your kernel with a hacked one.

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