Monday, December 17, 2007

Unlocking MacOS FileVault Whitepapers, Video and Audio

FileVault is an encryption system found in Apple's Mac OS X v10.3 and later. It has quite a history of being vulnerable to watermarking attacks, not encrypting the swap file by default (although that option has been added later) so that the keys could be carved out of the page file, etc...

A few resources on FileVault (AKA VileFault) shortcomings: