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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a way to have a user be prompted for a password to open a file? I am trying to protect a bash script from being changed. Thank you :). (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: cmccabe
i have around 20 backup files tar.gz with sensitive data. The sizes of these files are from around 200MB to around 20GB
I want to secure these files so no one can read, use its contents. only me
the method of encrypting, password protecting them should be fast, so for example in... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: postcd
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
We send *.csv with sensitive data to our customers. Our customers open those files with Excel.
A new requirement is that we password protect those CSV files.
I thought to pack them with ZIP and assign a password to the archive.
But Solaris 10 can't encrypt ZIP files.
$ zip -P... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: slashdotweenie
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am using Red Hat OS 5.0, is there any way that i can password protect directories. I know i can change permission so that no other user can access the content, but sometimes in my office environment i need to share vnc terminal with other people from my login itself. So i want that if user... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sarbjit
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm working on Solaris 9 and i need to unzip a password protected zip, which i can do using
zip -Ppassword filename
however when i have done what i need to do with the file is to zip the file back up with a password. Zip on my system is version 2.3 and does not support this?
How can... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Pablo_beezo
6. UNIX and Linux Applications
Is it possible to make sure/test that all uploaded files to my FTP will be of .RAR format (that's easy) but also password protected?
Thanks (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: saariko
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm wondering if there is a way to zip a file and password protect it non-interactively.
zip -e will prompt for a password but I don't want a prompt. This needs to be done automatically as part of a shell script.
I'm using the zip command because the will be unzipped by a Windows machine. ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: savage66
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
i work with backup, The below script runs and tar the user specified dir and put it in a backup machine. can any one help me to modify this in such a was that the tar file generated can be given a users specific password so that it can have high security.
KINDLY LET ME... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: pradeepmacha
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Ok here at work I have been charged with finding a way to create a password protect .tar files from the command line. Now i have yet to actully sit down and learn UNIX yet, but that is one of my next todo's. Anyway my questions is I have been surfing in search of a solution and the closest answer... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: clovell
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have created a PHP page that I use to clean files on my machine. I would like to leave the file there but I want to password protect it so that I am the only one that can run it from the shell. Does anyone know how to do this? Thanks.
-Cam (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: perryl7