MokSec - The Security Framework

Kalle Happonen kalle.happonen at
Mon Jul 14 15:42:03 CEST 2008

arne anka wrote:
>> How would being root help somebody decrypt a filesystem?  Accessing an
>> encrypted filesystem should depend only on having the correct key.
> well, to be really usefull the fs should be mounted transparently (hacking  
> in the passphrase on every access seems utterly tedious with that tiny  
> keyboard -- and would probably add to the exposure risk).
depends on what you mean "on every access". If it's once per startup, I 
wouldn't think it's too much. How often do you reboot the phone?


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