Re: how to encrypt/decrypt remote folder ?
On Thu, 22 Nov 2012 10:45:01 +0100
"firstname.lastname@example.org" <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 22/11/2012 09:56, J. B wrote:
> > Dear All,
> > I am interested to know about folder encryption technology available
> > in Linux for remote backup purpose.
> > Let me clarify. I do my daily backup through ssh+rsync to a remote server.
> > It is quite fast because of rsync. On the remote box all the backups are
> > stored inside a folder. How can I encrypt that folder ? In that case,
> > I have to first decrypt the folder before doing rsync and then again encrypt.
> > Can I use any fuse based technology to achieve this ?
> > encfs+fuse is good but propt for the password, any option to provide password
> > through file ?
> > Any clue/suggestion is very much welcome.
> > Thanks
> Did you look into the "KEY MODULE OPTIONS" section in ecryptfs man ?
> Seems like there are several options to provide a pass-file.