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is there a way to mount an encrypted USB drive?

Discussion in 'IBM Thinkpad' started by Nomen Nescio, Jun 10, 2012.

  1. Nomen Nescio

    Nomen Nescio Guest

    The thinkpad BIOS supports hardware encryption, but it only prompts
    for passwords on SATA-attached drives. It does not find USB-attached
    HDDs that have hardware encryption, and does not prompt for a
    password. How can these drives be mounted?

    There is a TPM project called "trousers", but the documentation is
    vague. Can trousers be used to mount a USB-attached
    hardware-encrypted device?
    Nomen Nescio, Jun 10, 2012
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