Disk encryption is one of five methods you can use to enhance the physical security posture of your computer (laptop, netbook, desktop or server). It enables you to protect your data in the event that your computer is ever lost or stolen. Sabayon’s installer has had the disk encryption feature for some time, but it [...]
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I'm curious to know more about the default ubuntu home folder encryption. I encrypted my drive with the live cd when I was installing ubuntu, and it didn't tell me anything about the encryption scheme! I want to know how many...uh...bits? the encryption has? and the encryption algorithm (the only one I know of is RSA).
I'm a bit of a newb at encryption so bear with me.