Not so private: extracting data from PrivateSpace

We recently released the latest update to our all-in-one forensic solution, Oxygen Forensic® Detective. This update, Oxygen Forensic® Detective v.13.5, presented support for a brand new program, Huawei PrivateSpace. Now, investigators will have the ability to extract data from PrivateSpace on Huawei devices based on Kirin chipsets. What is PrivateSpace? Huawei PrivateSpace is a special …

Discord Forensics

Discord is an American chat app built for creating public and private communities.  Initially developed as a platform for gamers to chat and call each other, the app has since grown to acquire 250 million registered users, as reported in 2019. Channels within Discord servers can be used for voice calls, video calls, chats, streaming, …

Data Export in OFD

There are so many options for customizing a data export in Oxygen Forensic® Detective that it can be overwhelming to navigate. No need to worry, we are here to guide investigators through the numerous possibilities offered in our comprehensive and versatile export capabilities. Starting the export From the extraction home screen, open the Export window …

Screen lock bypass and physical extraction of Sony Android devices

Samsung, Huawei, and Sony devices have always been a challenge for investigators. The manufacturers of these devices use the same chipsets as mid and low-end devices, however, the same extraction approaches cannot be applied to them due to an extra layer of security. Even if a vulnerability is found, it is eventually fixed, and the …