The ZENworks File Decryption Utility is used to extract protected data from the Password Encrypted Files folder on encrypted removable storage devices. You must provide this utility to users; it is not part of the Security client. The utility cannot be placed on the encrypted removable storage device.
The utility (stdecrypte.exe) is located on the ZENworks Endpoint Security Management media in the language\tools\stdecrypt_novell directory.
The following sections contain more information:
To use the File Decryption Utility:
Plug the storage device into the appropriate port on your computer.
Open the File Decryption Utility (stdecrypt.exe).
In the Source panel, select.
In the Source panel, click, navigate to the storage device’s Password Encrypted Files directory, select the desired file, the click .
To decrypt the entire Password Encrypted Files directory rather than a single file, select, then browse to and select the directory.
In the Destination panel, clickto select the folder on the local machine where the decrypted files will be stored.
Enter the password to decrypt the file.
If you selected the entire directory, it is possible that all files do not have the same password. You are prompted each time the utility attempts to open a file that has a different password.
The transaction can be monitored by clicking thebutton.
The File Decryption Utility can also be configured in administrator mode with the current key set, and can extract all data from an encrypted storage device. This configuration is not recommended, as it can potentially compromise all current keys used by the ZENworks Storage Encryption Solution. However, in cases where the data is otherwise unrecoverable, this configuration may be necessary.
To configure the tool:
Create a shortcut for the File Decryption Utility within its current directory.
Right-click the shortcut, then click.
At the end of the target name, and after the quotes, enter -k (example: "C:\Admin Tools\stdecrypt.exe" -k).
Click, then click .
Open the tool using the shortcut, then click.
Click thebutton to open the Import Key window.
Browse for the keys file and specify the password for the keys.
All files encrypted with these keys can now be extracted.