Protect yourself from COFEE with some DECAF

In response to Microsoft’s Computer Online Forensic Evidence Extractor (COFEE), which helps law enforcement officials grab data from password protected or encrypted sources, two developers have created “Detect and Eliminate Computer Assisted Forensics” (DECAF), a counter intelligence tool designed to… Read more

UK police: ‘We need crime breathalysers for PCs’

UK police are hoping to one day develop a breathalyser-style tool for computers that could instantly flag up illegal activity on any PC it’s attached to. Detective superintendent Charlie McMurdie, architect of the UK’s Police Central E-crime Unit (PCeU), said… Read more