Microsoft COFEE

Arshad Noor arshad.noor at
Wed Apr 30 15:36:28 EDT 2008

It can be "ordered to decrypt system passwords"???  So, I wonder
what attackers can do with this...

Arshad Noor
StrongAuth, Inc.

"Microsoft revealed its development of a digital forensic analysis toolkit at a security conference yesterday as part of a wider discussion of how technology can be used to fight crime. The Computer Online Forensic Evidence Extractor, or COFEE for short, is a USB thumb drive that contains software capable of executing approximately 150 separate commands. Once plugged in, COFEE can be ordered to decrypt system passwords, display a history of internet activity, and search the system for evidence...."

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