22 October, 202013 Years of GPU Acceleration with AMD and NVIDIA
It was exactly 13 years ago when we invented GPU acceleration. The encryption was getting stronger year over year, and the rate of trying the password combinations was (and still is) of great importance. It is the attack rate that determines how long and how complex the password can be discovered after a reasonable wait ranging from a few hours to several weeks.
21 October, 2020Elcomsoft iOS Forensic Toolkit 6.52: plugging the last gap
Elcomsoft iOS Forensic Toolkit 6.52 fills the last gap for jailbreak-free extraction of previously unsupported versions of iOS. The new release expands the availability of the extraction agent, adding full file system and keychain decryption support for previously unsupported versions of iOS 12 on the iPhone 5s and 6.
20 October, 2020Elcomsoft breaks VMware, Parallels, and VirtualBox encryption
Elcomsoft Distributed Password Recovery 4.30 helps forensic experts gain access to evidence stored in encrypted virtual machines. The new release breaks VMware, Parallels, and VirtualBox encryption with high-speed attacks. In addition, the update adds support for multi-volume 7Zip archives, and brings advanced rule editing directly to the user interface.
8 October, 2020Elcomsoft Phone Viewer 5.20 updated for iOS 14
Elcomsoft Phone Viewer gains preliminary support for the updated local and cloud backup formats introduced in iOS 14. The tool can now display the content of iTunes and iCloud backups and synchronized data produced by devices running the new OS.
6 October, 2020ElcomSoft Phone Breaker 9.63 – maintenance release
Elcomsoft Phone Breaker 9.63 fixes a number of small but annoying bugs, making the usage experience smoother. With support for iCloud backups and the largest number of synced data categories, Elcomsoft Phone Breaker remains an acquisition tool in a class of its own.
5 October, 2020Elcomsoft iOS Forensic Toolkit 6.51 adds support for iOS 14
Elcomsoft iOS Forensic Toolkit 6.51 adds forensic extraction support for devices running iOS 14. Full file system extraction with keychain decryption are available for devices supporting the checkra1n jailbreak, while extended logical acquisition is now compatible with all iOS 14 devices.
3 September, 2020iOS Forensic Toolkit 6.50: jailbreak-free extraction without an Apple Developer Account
The macOS edition of Elcomsoft iOS Forensic Toolkit 6.50 drops the requirement for using a paid Apple Developer account when extracting the file system and decrypting the keychain from a compatible iPhone or iPad device. The new release also adds jailbreak-free agent-based extraction for iOS versions up to and including iOS 13.5.
25 August, 2020Elcomsoft iOS Forensic Toolkit 6.40: iPhone 5 and 5c passcode unlock
Elcomsoft iOS Forensic Toolkit 6.40 adds major functionality, enabling passcode unlock for iPhone 5 and iPhone 5c devices. The software-based unlock brute-forces 4-digit and 6-digit screen lock PINs. No soldering, disassembly or extra hardware required.
18 August, 2020Elcomsoft adds LUKS encryption support
We updated Elcomsoft Forensic Disk Decryptor, Elcomsoft System Recovery and Elcomsoft Distributed Password Recovery with support for Linux partitions protected with LUKS encryption. The tools work together to identify encrypted partitions, extract encryption metadata and launch a full-scale, GPU-accelerated attack on the encryption password.
11 August, 2020Elcomsoft Internet Password Breaker 3.30 extracts passwords from Tor and 360 Safe browsers
Elcomsoft Internet Password Breaker 3.30 adds the ability to extract stored passwords from Tor and 360 Safe Browser. 360 Safe Browser is among the top 5 most popular Web browsers in China, while Tor is designed to make Web browsing truly anonymous.