[Samba] File encryption
oflameo2 at gmail.com
Sun Nov 23 02:12:24 MST 2014
On 11/23/2014 03:13 AM, d.carrasco at ttu.es wrote:
> Hi, that's truth ;)
> I forgot to say that is only curiosity ;)
> I was talking about something like windows option (right click
> properties -> Advanced -> encrypt content...), but i'm not really sure
> if that really works :P
> Something like: if a user copy a file from server allow it usage in
> every PC where he's logged (or anyone with permissions in that file),
> but disallow to user reasd that file without be logged (in home for
> exampled). Really it's a lot of work implement something like that and
> sure that you need to install 3rd party software on clients to allow
> windows to read permissions from file in AD, and get decryption key.
> Thanks all!!
That effect isn't from Window's implementation of SMB at all. It is from
If you are running Samba on Linux you could try similar file systems
such as encfs https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/EncFS.
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