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Passware Kit 13.3 Recovers User Passwords for Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks, Adds GPU-accelerated Recovery of RAR v5 Passwords, And Decrypts QuickBooks for Mac Databases

NEW IN PASSWARE KIT 13.3 GPU-accelerated recovery of Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks user passwords (Forensic edition only) GPU-accelerated password recovery for RAR v5 archives Instant decryption of QuickBooks for Mac databases GPU-accelerated recovery of iPhone and iPad iOS 7.x backup passwords (Enterprise and Forensic editions only) Mobile Forensics section (Forensic edition only)

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On cracking Mac OS X Lion accounts passwords

Mac OS X Lion stores salted SHA512 hashes of user accounts passwords. NOTE: if a memory image of a target computer is available, Mac OS X login passwords could be recovered instantly. Password hashes are stored in /private/var/db/dslocal/nodes/Default/users/<username>.plistĀ files.

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