Get More from the Cloud: Health apps

With over 350,000 health apps available in major app stores, tracking fitness activity and logging health data has never been easier. According to a Pew Research Center study, 62% of smartphone users have used their devices to gather health-related information, while only 57% of users have utilized their devices for…

How to Extract Data Using the EDL (Emergency Download) Method

The EDL, emergency download mode, approach remains one of the successful physical approaches. The challenges that investigators typically face is the data protection on Android devices makes it difficult to access. For this reason, it is almost impossible to develop a single method of extraction and decryption from an Android…

Hex Search in Oxygen Forensic® Detective

Oxygen Forensic® Detective v.14.3 has introduced the ability to search by hex in file content during data import or in the Search section. Let’s have a closer look at this functionality. To start using this feature, switch to the Hex tab in the Search section. Here, users  can manually enter…

Top 5 Challenges Digital Forensic Investigators Will Face

We are living in times when the technology landscape is rapidly changing. This poses new technological challenges for digital forensic professionals. In this article, we will discuss the top 5 challenges investigators face in their day-to-day work and how they can be resolved using Oxygen Forensic® Detective. 1. Devices and…

GeoData

Everything we do leaves a trace, and this is especially true in the digital age. Today, there is more data than ever before to gather evidence from. Whether a drug dealer sends the location of a package,  a suspicious drone falls into a protected zone, or an offender drags a…