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Re: Bad behaviour with encrypted partitions




On Fri, Jan 04, 2019 at 12:55:31PM +0100, Hans wrote:
> Hi folks,

[...]

> This behaviour points me, that the password is stored somewhere in the system 
> and is used again. Bad behaviour!! And if it is stored (maybe in the keyboard 
> buffer???), will it be erased after boot? 

Most probably it's decrypt_keyctl (/lib/cryptsetup/scripts/decrypt_keyctl) trying
to be helpful. What's in your /etc/crypttab?

(Note: crypttab has a man page).

Cheers
-- tomás

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