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14.1 > Libraries > libbde (20150204)

libbde (libYAL BitLocker library)

Library and tools to access the BitLocker Drive Encryption (BDE) format.
The BDE format is used by Windows, as of Vista, to encrypt data on a storage
media volume.

Supported BDE formats:

-BitLocker Windows Vista
-BitLocker Windows 7
-BitLocker Windows 8 (Consumer Preview)
-BitLocker To Go

Supported protection methods:

-clear key
-recovery password
-start-up key
-FKEV and/or TWEAK key data

Additional features:

-support for partial encrypted volumes
-zeros out the BDE metadata, matches behavior seen on Windows

Maintained by: Barry J. Grundy
Keywords: BitLocker,libYAL,plaso,forensics
ChangeLog: libbde


Source Downloads:
libbde-alpha-20150204.tar.gz (9ab8fcbbbe95f6e2160e7031f2fcf170)

Download SlackBuild:
libbde.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Individual Files:

Validated for Slackware 14.1

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