Extracting Brave Browser artifacts from mobile devices

Brave Browser was created by Brendan Eich,  one of the two  co-founders of Mozilla. This privacy-focused browser is based on Google’s open-source Chromium code. The Brave Browser report shows that Brave now has over 36.2 million monthly active users and over 12.5 million daily active users. In several “best secure browser ratings of 2021”,  Brave …

Silent Phone: security lifted

What is Silent Phone? Silent Phone is described as “an incredible end-to-end military-grade encryption app that can be used by anyone who wishes to keep their communication private”. This app is considered to be more secure than its competitors, providing not only end-to-end encryption but also backdoor policy, self-destructing messages, and marginal access to personal …

The Oxygen Forensic Guide to iPhone Support

With items like the iPhone, iPad, and iMac in their product line, Apple Inc. needs no introduction. Their popularity in the mobile device industry has led us to place high importance on developing solutions that support the latest iPhones and iPads. Today, our all-in-one forensic solution, Oxygen Forensic® Detective, can extract, decrypt, and analyze data …

Apple iOS file system extraction via checkm8

Data extraction via checkm8 vulnerability Presented in September 2019, checkm8 is a SecureROM exploit that uses a vulnerability in an iOS device to grant administrative access to the device. Please note, this vulnerability is permanent and cannot be patched by software updates. Checkm8 allows investigators to perform a tethered jailbreak, which only permits access for …