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How can I make past captured packet utterly unavailable without a certain password?

My current strategy is to run tshark rotatively and run a background script that encrypt all those files.

But there are security issues with this technique since the password is contained in the encrypting script.

asked 24 Nov '16, 07:02

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Create a Public/Private key pair and put the capture files through GPG

Where you capture the data use your Public key to encrypt the data, so that you can only decrypt it with your Private key, which you keep separate of course.

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answered 24 Nov '16, 07:23

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