Digital Forensics Round-Up, May 18 2023

A round-up of this week’s digital forensics news and views:


Law enforcement crackdowns and new techniques are forcing cybercriminals to pivot

Researchers say that law enforcement crackdowns and new investigative tools are putting pressure on cybercriminals, but challenges for defenders remain…

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Cloud Storage & Digital Forensic Evidence

How can we leverage cloud-based storage solutions for digital evidence in a laboratory setting and is it safe? Technology is forever evolving, and one fact remains, storage is a finite resource…

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Minnesota lawmakers pass bill to criminalize people who share political and sexual deepfake images

In a nearly unanimous vote, Minnesota Senate lawmakers passed a bill Wednesday that would criminalize people who non-consensually share deepfake sexual images of others, and people who share deepfakes to hurt a political candidate or influence an election…

Read More (Fortune)


International Criminal Court is using digital evidence to investigate Putin – but how can it tell if a video or photo is real or fake?

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 was reminiscent of wars long past, where a country invades another with little provocation. But there are many parts of this conflict that are uniquely modern…

Read More (Midland Daily News)


How To Start A Career In Digital Forensics

Digital forensics is an exciting and rapidly growing field that deals with the investigation and recovery of digital evidence from electronic devices…

Read More (Forensic Focus)


People are trying to claim real videos are deepfakes. The courts are not amused

In 2016, Elon Musk went on stage at a tech conference outside Los Angeles and made a bold statement about the self-driving capability of Teslas…

Read More (NPR)


Digital ‘detective’ helps hold online predators to account

A Brantford police officer is getting the expert training needed to help hold to account those who exploit children online…

Read More (The Expositor)


The Snake, The FBI, And Center 16: Why The Takedown Of A ‘Most Sophisticated Cyber-Espionage Tool’ Is Important

For more than a decade, a unique bit of malicious computer code was burrowed in the deepest corners of Internet servers in more than 50 countries, secretly gathering data and even records of what a person might be typing on a keyboard…

Read More (RFERL)


Officers congratulate Glenrothes pupil for winning cyber crime award

Officers from Police Scotland’s Cybercrime Harm Prevention Team and the National Crime Agency attended at Glenrothes High School to congratulate Josh Baldwin on being the Scottish Regional winner for the Cyber Choices Challenge…

Read More (Police Scotland)

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Internal investigations and eDiscovery face rising challenges in the data collection landscape. There is an urgent need to preserve and analyze data; rising costs for server infrastructure and overhead and the increasing complexity and volume of data from emerging sources is overwhelming. Laptops, computers, phones, tablets, cloud sources, and messaging applications – data is stored anywhere and everywhere with employee communications being the riskiest data sources.

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- Eliminating the need for large upfront costs and maintenance expenses
- Minimizing overhead costs without hosting the solution, no hardware shipping, and no technical calls for assistance
- Minimal and predictable data collection costs, allowing you to scale your usage according to your specific needs and budgetary considerations
- Stay up to date with continuous updates to data sources with updates pushed to the Cellebrite cloud
- Close investigations and review discovery faster with cloud-based innovation
- Manage customer requests and provide transparency throughout your organization across the globe

Watch Cellebrite's webinar where Monica Harris, Product Business Manager, showcases how Cellebrite’s range of SaaS-based solutions have you covered whether you need remote collection across all devices, including computers, cloud sources, chat applications, and mobile devices or full-file system advanced collection capabilities across the widest range of mobile devices and applications.

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