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Secure View 4 Almost Here - Free Upgrade To All Current Users And New Customers

Monday, January 26, 2015 (16:26:57)
Susteen Inc. has announced that Secure View 4 will be a free upgrade to ALL active Secure View users.

This will include all new customers up until the time Secure View 4 is launched. The current price for Secure View 3 stands at $2495. Although no current price for Secure View 4 has been listed, it is expected to start at $2995. This means that a new customer can still purchase Secure View at the current cost and get a free upgrade when Secure View 4 launches in late February 2015.

Secure View 4 will include industry first ACCE (Advanced Cross Case Examination) analytics allowing users to probe old cases with new data. SV4 will also include new deleted data features, an all new interface and a redesigned analytics engine. For a trial version of Secure View 3, contact: jkirby@susteen.com

Free Webcasts Available to Become Certified as a Digital Forensics Expert

Monday, January 26, 2015 (13:44:22)
(ISC)2® offers the Certified Cyber Forensics Professional (CCFP), the only global cyber forensics credential that provides a comprehensive validation of a candidate’s knowledge and skills as a digital forensics expert. Free CCFP Webcasts are now available that provide insight into what candidates need to know before taking this exam. It includes a detailed overview of each domain, the value of certification, and how to study for the exam

First introduced in 2013, CCFP provides the industry’s first global standard for assessing experienced digital forensics professionals’ mastery and professionalism. The credential provides digital forensics employers and the legal community with validation that a digital forensics professional can lead digital investigations that assure complete, accurate, and reliable results.
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Magnet Forensics presents: IEF User Summit @ Techno Security

Monday, January 26, 2015 (10:42:14)
Registration Opening Soon!

Join us for Magnet Forensics’ first-ever IEF User Summit at the 2015 Techno Security & Forensics Investigations Conference. Internet Evidence Finder users, and digital forensics professionals considering adding IEF to their toolkit, will learn how to use the software to its full potential to overcome key challenges in computer and mobile forensics. The program will include a mix of lectures and lab sessions led by Jad Saliba and Magnet Forensics’ team of digital forensics experts. If you’re attending Techno Security, extend your stay and join us for this no-cost event!

WHEN:
Wednesday, June 3 to Thursday, June 4 (immediately following Techno Security)

WHERE:
Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grande Dunes
8400 Costa Verde Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

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Webinar (recording): Investigating Sexual Crimes in the Tinder Age

Thursday, January 22, 2015 (15:24:00)
A recording of last month's webinar "Investigating Sexual Crimes in the Tinder Age" is now available online here.

Description:

The usage of location-based mobile dating applications like Tinder and Grindr has exploded over the last year. This new class of mobile app allows singles to identify, chat with, and meet other singles located in their immediate vicinity. As the popularity of these apps continues to grow, they will become increasingly important sources of evidence for digital forensics examiners.

Join Jad Saliba and Jamie McQuaid from Magnet Forensics as they explore what you need to know about finding and analyzing evidence from this new class of mobile dating application using a real-world case scenario...

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Introducing HddSurgery - Tools for Data Recovery Specialists

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 (15:26:33)
HddSurgery is an innovative young technology company devoted to building professional hard disk data recovery tools. The company was founded in 2009 in Belgrade, Serbia by experienced data recovery experts from Helpdisc Data recovery company.

HddSurgery cover all steps in physical data recovery operation and provide best equipment that will help data recovery and computer forensics companies to improve their clean room techniques and data recovery processes.

Top 6 Reasons to Use EnCase and IEF Together

Monday, January 19, 2015 (15:50:32)
As a forensic examiner, you rely on a variety of tools to conduct your investigations. The types and needs of every case vary, often making it necessary to use more than one tool to find what you’re looking for. Depending on the scenario, investigators need to use the tools that will enable them to work through cases thoroughly and efficiently.

EnCase and IEF are both excellent tools to have in your toolkit. One of the major challenges faced by forensic investigators is knowing where to begin an investigation. Using EnCase and IEF together allows you to maximize the benefits of both tools: the versatility of EnCase and the simplicity, speed and comprehensiveness of IEF.

Take a look at the top 6 reasons to use EnCase and IEF together to get the best results for your investigations...

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Job Vacancy: Experienced Mobile Phone Forensic Analyst - Tamworth, UK

Monday, January 19, 2015 (10:40:42)
Disklabs are looking to expand their Mobile Phone Forensics Team with the addition of an experienced Mobile Phone Forensics Analyst based in Tamworth, Staffordshire, UK.

The successful candidate will benefit from a package that includes a VERY Competitive Salary, Private Healthcare, 1 additional day holiday per year served, (up to 5 days), 36.5hr working week. The successful candidate will have opportunities to progress in a company that is expanding and be provided with relevant ongoing training. This position is available immediately...

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Forensic Focus Forum Round-Up

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 (16:25:05)
Welcome to this round-up of recent posts to the Forensic Focus forums.

Forum members discuss triage strategies used by law enforcement.

What are the specific challenges relating to cloud forensics? Chime in on the forum.

Forum members explain how to recover a deleted video from a Galaxy S3.

Is age a barrier to digital forensics training? Add your thoughts on the forum.

How can an Android lock screen pattern be extracted using JTAG?

Sent email logs in Outlook – what information can be extrapolated?

Do you have any advice for building a desktop PC? Let us know on the forum.

Forum members explain how to recover data from a corrupted ext4 partition.
  • Posted by: scar
  • Topic: News
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Using the Forensic Browser for SQLite to examine ANY SQLite database

Monday, January 12, 2015 (14:58:53)
We all know that SQLite has become pervasive and is common on pretty much every investigation we do and we often rely on your Swiss army knife type tools to produce reports on all of the databases found in an image. We quite often usually leave the investigation there and look no further. This might be OK, but we are potentially missing a whole host of evidence.

• What happens if the database schema has changed? (this happens regularly)
• What do we do if our tool doesn’t support that DB? (there are lots)
• Is our tool extracting all the relevant information for our case? (very often not)

These are all valid questions. New tables and fields are added to databases all the time and although a tool might produce what looks like a comprehensive report, without looking further we don’t know what we are missing!

Webinar: Mobile Forensics using Device Seizure from Paraben Corporation

Friday, January 09, 2015 (10:07:10)
Finding hidden data in mobiles and apps becomes more troublesome every day. Learn how to use DS to process mobile devices including smartphones, tablets etc. with full analysis and reporting.

Join Amber Schroader from Paraben Corporation as she demonstrates the power of DS for analysis.

You’ll learn about...

- Logical and physical acquisitions
- Sorting and quickly viewing data
- Supported apps and data retrieved
- Comprehensive examinations with searching
- How to generate and customize reports

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