BackupBluray – Back up Blu-ray Disc utility
The person (muslix64) behind the famous BackupHDDVD utility and indirectly responsible for the subsequent appearance of HD DVD torrents is at it again, this time with his sights set on the Blu-ray Disc format.
The first Blu-ray Disc movie to fall victim to a backup and decryption appears to have been Lord Of War, from Lion’s Gate Films. After receiving BD-ROM video files and a memory dump, muslix64 was able to successfully decrypt the content. A powerful crypto attack was used to analyze the memory dump obtained from a Blu-ray Disc software player (such as WinDVD or PowerDVD). The crypto attack helped to identify the encryption keys that are needed for decrypting the video files. After the initial experiment was a success, muslix64 released the alpha version of BackupBluray. Soon thereafter, another Doom9 forum user reported a successful Blu-ray disc backup.
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