Encrypted swap and encrypted home directory support in the desktop CD installer.

Kees Cook kees.cook at canonical.com
Wed Sep 2 16:47:06 BST 2009

On Wed, Sep 02, 2009 at 10:57:51AM +0100, Evan Dandrea wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 9:47 AM, Evan Dandrea<evand at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> > Has anyone had a chance to look at the overall security of the
> > encrypted home directory option as we currently offer it?  If we are
> > going to make this visible for Karmic, I'd like to do so as soon as
> > possible, as we'll need to get more widespread testing.  We would also
> > need to fill out a feature freeze exception for it.
> I've just been informed that Kees specifically asked for this to be
> re-enabled, and that it's on the latest daily-live CDs, so please
> disregard my previous email.

Yeah, we're in good shape so far.  I'll be poking harder at it in the Alpha



Kees Cook
Ubuntu Security Team

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