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What's Happening In Forensics

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 (15:27:08)
Mike Evans talks about how digital forensics can be a window into the soul.

MSAB's Joel Bollo encourages us to transform the mobile forensic space from an 'arms race' to an opportunity.

Jim Hoerricks writes about seizing electronic evidence from crime scenes.

Jeffrey Wassenaar shows how Windows log files can be corrupted when they're exported, and gives advice on what to do if that happens.

Sandfly Security show how to recover a deleted binary from active Linux malware.

Magnet AXIOM is now VICS certified.

Marco Fontani provides this week's Tip Tuesday for Amped: how to interpret dates and times associated with your image.
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What's Happening In Forensics

Monday, June 10, 2019 (19:28:53)
Jack Farley discusses forensic analysis of OpenVPN on iOS.

Brett Shavers writes about the easy way to learn DFIR.

The Eclectic Light Company has updated Nalaprop to parse natural language.

Digital Forensics Magazine share news of a new UK initiative to encourage young people to use their computer skills in positive ways.

Phill Moore has reviewed Magnet's AXIOM Examinations AX200.

Didier Stevens has updated sets.py.

The 'Find My iPad' feature helped to track down a cop's stolen gun.
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How To Read A Moving Low-Quality License Plate Using Amped FIVE

Monday, June 10, 2019 (10:24:17)
Thanks to TV series and movies, people nowadays believe that when it comes to digital images and videos, everything is possible. Some of you may remember the “never-ending enhance” sequence in Blade Runner or the magic zoom they have in CSI. Then we turn to reality, where cameras with poor components, coupled with Digital Video Recorders (DVRs) set to kill the quality to save storage space, mean that you often end up with a bunch of smashed pixels. Sometimes, you are asked to take vital information from them.

Contrary to what you see in movies, there are cases in which there’s just nothing to do, except invent information that is not there – something we must avoid, of course. However, sometimes the information you are looking for is not clearly available in any frame alone, but it may become way more intelligible by wisely integrating multiple frames. In this post, we’ll show you how two of Amped FIVE’s brand new filters, Perspective Stabilization and Perspective Super Resolution, can really be a game changer in such situations.

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What's Happening In Forensics

Friday, June 07, 2019 (12:36:21)
Sharon D. Nelson shares her thoughts on Craig Ball's recent article about the war on ediscovery.

Passware explain Bitlocker decryption.

Another arrest has been made in the Darkode case.

OpenText share five things they've learned since GDPR came into being.
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BitLocker Decryption Explained

Friday, June 07, 2019 (11:37:01)
Decrypting BitLocker volumes or images is challenging due to the various encryption options offered by BitLocker that require different information for decryption.

This article explains BitLocker protectors and talks about the best ways to get the data decrypted, even for computers that are turned off.

What's Happening In Forensics

Thursday, June 06, 2019 (15:26:49)
Sarah Edwards shares her presentation 'Watching the Watchers' from Objective by the Sea.

Ariel Watson discusses what blockchain means for digital evidence sharing.

Bryan Ambrose demonstrates how to restore Windows sticky notes from volume shadow copies.

The Digital Investigations Conference will be taking place in Switzerland next week.

Cellebrite share five examples of investigations that used UFED.
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From Crime To Court: Review Principles For UK Disclosure

Thursday, June 06, 2019 (12:17:31)
by Hans Henseler

UK Law Enforcement agencies are facing significant challenges related to digital evidence disclosure in criminal prosecution cases. Suspects who are charged with a crime must have access to all relevant evidence to ensure a fair trial, even if the evidence can undermine the prosecution. To avoid disclosure errors and ensure that digital evidence is admissible in court, the UK Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) revised the Disclosure Manual in December 2018 and addressed the following topics:

• Reasonable lines of enquiry
• Identifying relevant material
• Disclosure documentation
• Legal professional privilege (LPP)
• Copying disclosable material

In this article, I will cover what each of the CPS disclosure manual topics mean and provide seven principles that will help streamline the review of digital material so that it better fits within the context of UK Disclosure requirements.

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What's Happening In Forensics

Wednesday, June 05, 2019 (17:35:26)
Chris Dale interviews Julia Helmer of Consilio about mobile data.

A new fingerprinting technique developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge allows websites to uniquely identify phones based on data from the accelerometer, gyroscope, and magnetometer sensors.

John Patzakis discusses in-place data analytics for unstructured data.
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Oxygen Forensics Announces Facial Recognition

Wednesday, June 05, 2019 (13:35:07)
Oxygen Forensics, a leading global provider of digital forensic investigation software to law enforcement, government, and enterprise organizations, announced its strategic partnership with Rank One Computing, a leading provider of facial recognition and biometrics technology.

What's Happening In Forensics

Tuesday, June 04, 2019 (15:32:40)
Amped posted a blog about how to deal with interlaced videos in Amped FIVE.

Alexis Brignoni demonstrates how to find Badoo chats in Android using SQL queries and the MAGNET App Simulator.

Hexacorn plays with delay-loaded DLLs.

Harlan Carvey talks about what's new, including some thoughts on bloggers, LNK files and roll-ups.

Bruce Schneier shares a paper about the cost of cybercrime.

Ali Hadi discusses forensic acquisitions over Netcat.

Wired have published a summary of Apple's biggest announcements from WWDC.

Cellebrite's Ariel Watson talks about accessing Samsung's Exynos chipset.

Integreon will be holding a panel discussion in Bristol (UK) on the 26th of June, on the topic of ediscovery, technology and the judiciary.

Brian Tuemmler from Nuix has published a post about information governance for information technologies.

CCL Group have acquired Evidence Talks.
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