Those who use Passware, have you updated to the newest version? We thought you might want to read this article about changes to v3.
Passware Kit 2019 v3: Instant Decryption Of LUKS And 2x Faster On iTunes Backups
Passware Kit 2019 v3 instantly decrypts LUKS volumes via live memory analysis, extracts passwords and other data from macOS High Sierra keychains, and is twice as fast in recovering iTunes backup passwords on GPU than previous versions.
The new version also recovers original passwords for QuickBooks databases to provide access to sensitive data fields. Instant password reset is also supported.
- Instant decryption of LUKS volumes
- Support for LUKS AES XTS-ESSIV:SHA256 encryption
- Faster GPU-accelerated password recovery for iTunes backups
- Extraction of passwords from macOS High Sierra Keychains
- Brute-force password recovery option for Quickbooks databases
- Protection against GPU overheating
Instant decryption of LUKS volumes
Passware Kit now decrypts LUKS volumes instantly using a live memory image of the target system.
Support for LUKS AES XTS-ESSIV:SHA256 encryption
The most secure common cipher for LUKS is now supported: AES XTS-ESSIV:SHA256.
Faster GPU-accelerated password recovery for iTunes backups
We have improved the GPU acceleration for iTunes v9 and doubled the password recovery speed on NVIDIA GPUs. The CPU usage has also been optimized, providing better performance for systems with multiple GPUs.
Extraction of passwords from macOS High Sierra Keychains
Passware Kit now extracts passwords and other data from the unlocked macOS High Sierra and Mojave Keychains.
Brute-force password recovery option for Quickbooks databases
In addition to instant password removal and database decryption, Passware Kit now provides an option to recover original passwords for QuickBooks 2006-2019 databases using brute-force attack. This option guarantees full access to the data, including sensitive fields.
Protection against GPU overheating
Passware Kit monitors GPU temperature during password recovery and displays a warning if the temperature is above a set threshold. In the case of the GPU overheating, Passware Kit disables the corresponding GPUs automatically.
PRICING AND AVAILABILITY
Passware Kit Forensic is available directly from Passware and a network of resellers worldwide. The price is $1,095 with one year of free updates. Additional product information and screenshots are available at http://www.passware.com/pkf.
ABOUT PASSWARE, INC.
Founded in 1998, Passware, Inc. is the worldwide leading maker of password recovery, decryption, and electronic evidence discovery software. Law enforcement and government agencies, institutions, corporations and private investigators, help desk personnel, and thousands of private consumers rely on Passware software products to ensure data availability in the event of lost passwords. Passware customers include many Fortune 100 companies and various US federal and state agencies, such as the IRS, US Army, US Department of Defense (DOD), US Department of Justice, US Department of Homeland Security, US Department of Transportation, US Postal Service, US Secret Service, US Senate, and US Supreme Court. Passware is a privately held corporation with its headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.
More information about Passware, Inc. is available at http://www.passware.com/.