News: Android 6.0 Marshmallow with full disk encryption.

Google wanted for new smartphones and tablets that ship with Android 6.0 Marshmallow to be encrypted by default.
The encryption will be : Full disk encryption (FDE).
The crypto performance above 50MiB /second require supporting encryption of:

  • private user data partition (/data)
  • public data partition (/sdcard)

Some technical details about this can be found into this article.

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