Commit 298a73b1 authored by sajolida's avatar sajolida
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It's possible but complicated to create LUKS file containers

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...@@ -11,14 +11,16 @@ We recommend you use: ...@@ -11,14 +11,16 @@ We recommend you use:
<tr><td>Create new volumes</td><td class="check"><span class="check">Yes</span></td><td class="cross">Outside of Tails</td></tr> <tr><td>Create new volumes</td><td class="check"><span class="check">Yes</span></td><td class="cross">Outside of Tails</td></tr>
<tr><td>Open and modify existing volumes</td><td class="check">Yes</td><td class="check">Yes</td></tr> <tr><td>Open and modify existing volumes</td><td class="check">Yes</td><td class="check">Yes</td></tr>
<tr><td>Encrypted partitions (or entire disks) ¹</td><td class="check">Yes</td><td class="check">Yes</td></tr> <tr><td>Encrypted partitions (or entire disks) ¹</td><td class="check">Yes</td><td class="check">Yes</td></tr>
<tr><td>Encrypted file containers ¹</td><td class="cross">No</td><td class="check">Yes</td></tr> <tr><td>Encrypted file containers ¹</td><td class="cross">Complicated ²</td><td class="check">Easy</td></tr>
<tr><td>Plausible deniability ²</td><td class="cross">No</td><td class="check">Yes</td></tr> <tr><td>Plausible deniability ³</td><td class="cross">No</td><td class="check">Yes</td></tr>
<tr><td>Ease of use</td><td class="check">Easier</td><td class="cross">More complicated</td></tr> <tr><td>Ease of use</td><td class="check">Easier</td><td class="cross">More complicated</td></tr>
<tr><td>Speed</td><td class="check">Faster</td><td class="cross">Slower</td></tr> <tr><td>Speed</td><td class="check">Faster</td><td class="cross">Slower</td></tr>
</table> </table>
1. See the [[difference between *file containers* and *partitions*|veracrypt#container-vs-partition]]. 1. See the [[difference between *file containers* and *partitions*|veracrypt#container-vs-partition]].
1. See [Tyler Burton: How to migrate from TrueCrypt to LUKS file containers](http://www.tylerburton.ca/2014/06/how-to-migrate-from-truecrypt-to-luks-file-containers/).
2. *Plausible deniability*: in some cases (for example, with 2. *Plausible deniability*: in some cases (for example, with
<span class="application">VeraCrypt</span> hidden volumes), it is <span class="application">VeraCrypt</span> hidden volumes), it is
impossible for an adversary to technically prove the existence of an impossible for an adversary to technically prove the existence of an
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