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bdeinfo

bdeinfo LOCAL bdeinfo

NAME

bdeinfodetermines information about a BitLocker Drive Encrypted (BDE) volume

SYNOPSIS

bdeinfo [-k keys] [-o offset] [-p password] [-r password] [-s filename] [-hvV] source

DESCRIPTION

bdeinfo is a utility to determine information about a BitLocker Drive Encrypted (BDE) volume
bdeinfo is part of the libbde package. libbde is a library to access the BitLocker Drive Encryption (BDE) format
source is the source file.
The options are as follows:
-h
shows this help
-k keys
the full volume encryption key and tweak key formatted in base16 and separated by a : character e.g. FKEV:TWEAK
-o offset
specify the volume offset in bytes
fl p password
specify the password
-r password
specify the recovery password
-s filename
specify the file containing the startup key. typically this file has the extension .BEK
-v
verbose output to stderr
-V
print version

ENVIRONMENT

None

FILES

None

EXAMPLES

# bdeinfo -p Password /dev/sda1 
bdeinfo 20140403 
 
BitLocker Drive Encryption information: 
	Encryption method:		AES 128-bit 
	Volume identifier:		a31a8153-5dc1-4bc3-a5b8-e6d77a17c4c0 
	Creation time:			Aug 05, 2011 11:04:38.739926900 UTC 
	Description			:MYPC BDE TEST 8/5/2011 
	Number of key protectors:	2 
 
Key protector 0: 
	Identifier:			240c5287-d4a5-4f2d-8d38-06a2e563257f 
	Type:				Password 
 
Key protector 1: 
	Identifier:			e70fad99-e63f-45c1-92e0-1cadabe08ae9 
	Type:				Recovery password 

DIAGNOSTICS

Errors, verbose and debug output are printed to stderr when verbose output -v is enabled. Verbose and debug output are only printed when enabled at compilation.

BUGS

Please report bugs of any kind to <joachim.metz@gmail.com> or on the project website: https://github.com/libyal/libbde/

AUTHOR

These man pages were written by Joachim Metz. Copyright (C) 2011-2017, Joachim Metz <joachim.metz@gmail.com>. This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

SEE ALSO

bdemount(1)
August 31, 2014 libbde