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Old 10-05-2008, 05:20 PM   #1
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Talking Decrypt an AES-128 bit encrypted file

I have an AES-128 bit encrypted file, and I was wondering how I could decrypt it (I have the password for it) under Ubuntu 8.04 LTS.

Any help would be greatly appreciated,
Old 10-05-2008, 05:23 PM   #2
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Basically, are there any packages to help me decrypt the encrypted file (in either AES-128 bit or AES-256 bit, etc)?
Old 10-05-2008, 05:25 PM   #3
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Well, it depends on what operations (aside from AES encoding) were applied - you can try:

aespipe -d <encyptedfile >decryptedfile
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Here is an example using openssl:
openssl enc -d -aes128 -in testfile.enc -out /dev/stdout
You will be prompted for the passphrase.
You may want to use an actual file for -out.


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