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== See Also ==
== See Also ==
[[BitLocker To Go]]
* [[BitLocker To Go]]
[[Defeating Whole Disk Encryption]]
* [[Defeating Whole Disk Encryption]]
== External Links ==
== External Links ==

Revision as of 02:00, 13 February 2009

BitLocker Disk Encryption is a Microsoft Full Volume Encryption solution first included with the Enterprise and Ultimate editions of Windows Vista.


Drives protected with BitLocker will have a different signature than the standard NTFS header. Instead, they have in their first sector:
EB 52 90 2D 46 56 45 2D 46 53 2D
or, in ASCII,


The program uses either 128 or 256 AES with an elephant diffuser. See the links section for full details.

Recovery Keys

See Also

External Links