Yes, we have no hibernate today

Jessie Morris jessie at confettiantiques.com
Thu Jun 24 12:54:42 MDT 2010


On 6/24/10 12:48 PM, Charles Curley wrote:
> Depends on how long you plan to shut down. If you will exhaust the the
> battery in suspension, then use hibernation. However, hibernation
> writes a memory image to a swap partition, where bad guys can recover
> it. Suspension does not, so it leaves one less thing around for the bad
> guys to recover.
>
> http://www.charlescurley.com/blog/archives/2009/12/05/how_to_secure_your_laptop_before_crossing_the_border/index.html
>
>    
That is a lie. You can recover encryption keys and other data from 
memory if done right. 
http://www.zdnet.com/blog/security/cryogenically-frozen-ram-bypasses-all-disk-encryption-methods/900

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