[cryptography] TrueCrypt

Kyle Maxwell kylem at xwell.org
Wed May 28 17:04:50 EDT 2014


Sabu told me over lunch that Snowden revealed the NSA compromise of
TrueCrypt while having lunch with Putin in Crimea.

On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 4:02 PM, Swair Mehta <swairmehta at gmail.com> wrote:
> 1) Microsoft ended support for XP.
> 2) Elcomsoft claims the ability to retrieve master & secondary (XTS mode)
> keys for TrueCrypt volumes/partitions from hibernation files.
> 3) Passware same as above.
> 4)
> https://opencryptoaudit.org/reports/iSec_Final_Open_Crypto_Audit_Project_TrueCrypt_Security_Assessment.pdf
> - header key derivation uses low iteration count
> 5) not sure if there is anything else.
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> On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 1:35 PM, Sadiq Saif <lists at sadiqs.com> wrote:
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>> http://truecrypt.sourceforge.net/
>> https://gist.github.com/anonymous/e5791d5703325b9cf6d1
>> https://twitter.com/matthew_d_green
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>> So WTF happened?
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