An Encrypted File-backed File System on FreeBSD

The following is a compilation of information, largely based on the FreeBSD Handbook, Section 18.13 and Section 18.16. This post describes how a file-backed, encrypted file system can be built and used on FreeBSD. Prerequisites In order to follow the steps below, the following prerequisites must be met: md(4) in the Kernel gbde(4) in the […]