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Blu-ray Encryption Defeated

Blu-ray Encryption Defeated
The hacker “Muslix64” who cracked HD DVD strikes again by defeating Blu-ray Disc encryption!!!

The HD-DVD hack is a java based command line utility (source code is AVAILABLE!) that decrypt video files (.evo) from a disk that you own, to your hard drive and you can play them back…

Basically on Blu-ray disk, “Muslix64” is using a plain text attack on data… ”

This is a very basic, but [powerful] crypto attack that I have used to decrypt both [HD DVD and Blu-ray] formats,” he wrote.

 “After reading posts of people trying to get the keys in memory, I realized, I have a different way of looking into the problem…A lot of people try to attack the software, I’m attacking the data!” ” So I spent more time analysing the data, to look for patterns or something special to mount my known-plaintext attack,”

Muslix64 explains. “Because I know the keys are unprotected in memory, I can skip all the [painful] process of code reversal. ” read more at http://dailytech.com/Bluray+Encryption+Defeated/article5795.htm


 

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