[Mageia-sysadm] Backups on fiona.mageia.org

nicolas vigier boklm at mars-attacks.org
Mon Feb 20 22:26:19 CET 2012

On Mon, 20 Feb 2012, Michael Scherer wrote:

> I would look at bacula.

We can look at bacula also.

> I would also see if we can encrypt backup so someone accessing to fiona
> would not automatically get everything :)
> ( like someone taking one disk from the server ).

What does it protect us against ?
If someone gets root access on the server while it is running, the
encryption is useless. If someone shutdown the server and steal the
disks, they won't be able to access the data, but they could also steal
the disks from other servers which are not encrypted.

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