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Assuming that I don't know on witch system I am (via a remote ssh connection for example and may be on boards powered by an amd thunderbird or an arm processor or the latest intel xeon ... or maybe with encryption expansion card or usb key) :

I want to know what encryption hardware acceleration is available on a ubuntu system via command line under ubuntu.

I want to know :

  • What the system hardware is capable of ...
  • What the running linux/ubuntu is capable of ...

When I say encryption I include the hash algorithm (like aes) witch are part of many encryption solutions.

someone can help me ?

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