Kickin’ Kik

What is it? Kik is a free instant messaging app, which works on iPhones, Androids and Kindles. As of May 2016, Kik Messenger had approximately 300 million registered users, and was used by approximately 40% of United States teenagers[i]. Of its 15 million monthly active users, 57% are in the 13-24 age bracket[ii]. The functionality …

Signal Disruption

Signal – secure messenger for confidential communication In today’s world everyone is using messenger applications. Many users prefer using messengers that have strong encryption built-in for obvious reasons from confidentiality to hiding data from investigators.  One such app used by messengers due to the confidentiality and privacy they provide. Signal is one of these messengers …

WhatsApp Forensics

With more than 1.5 billion users and 5.5 billion messages per day, WhatsApp is without a doubt the most popular messenger in the world. All messages sent using WhatsApp have end-to-end encryption, meaning they are unreadable if intercepted by anyone, including law enforcement and WhatsApp itself. More importantly, WhatsApp communications are never stored on the …

Oxygen Forensic Detective 10.4 is here!

The latest version of our flagship software, Oxygen Forensic® Detective is now live and available for download by customers with current licenses. In addition to added support for dozens of application updates, version 10.4 offers several major new features to enable investigators to extract and examine more data than ever before. Decrypt WhatsApp Backups In …