Oxygen Software has updated its flagship mobile forensic product, Oxygen Forensic Suite 2013, enhancing mobile analytics with Links and Stats view. Replacing previously available Communication Statistics with revised Links and Stats view, the update helps mobile forensic specialists analyzing users’ communication statistics by aggregating information from a wide range of sources such as calls and messages, emails, numerous social networks, chats, instant messengers and other types of applications.
The new Links and Stats section displays information about all calls and messages made or received in more than 200 relevant applications supported by Oxygen Forensic Suite, allowing investigators to discover with whom the subject communicates with.The thoroughly revised Links and Stats section presents all communications of a mobile user in a single time line regardless of their source. With several convenient view modes mobile forensic experts can quickly glance over the user’s communication statistics by viewing a graphical diagram or perform comprehensive examination of all activities by switching to table view.
Links and Stats
The latest update of Oxygen Forensic Suite 2013 enhances analytic support by aggregating a variety of communication methods into a single view. The newly added Links and Stats section displays information about all calls and messages made or received in more than 200 relevant applications supported by Oxygen Forensic Suite, allowing investigators to discover with whom the subject communicates with.
The Links and Stats section allows investigators quickly revealing social connections between users of mobile devices and their contacts. This section automatically analyzes calls, text, multimedia and e-mail messages, Skype activities, instant messages, chats, social network communications and a variety of other communication activities occurring in all relevant applications supported by Oxygen Forensic Suite.
Table view offers in-depth analysis of the device user’s communication including all contacts, phone numbers and remote parties along with communication duration and produces a concise summary of the forensically important data.
Table view mode has been revised, adding Calls and Messages columns displaying the total number of calls and messages collected from various sections of the device. Detailed information on each call or message is available. In addition, First Date and Last Date columns now display dates of the first and last communication occurrences with a given contact, allowing experts to determine where the user started communicating with a certain person, and when the last communication with that person took place.
Switching to the Diagram view allows Investigators to have a quick glance over the user’s communication circles by using the. The Diagram view displays a graphical chart, allowing forensic experts to determine and analyze suspects’ most frequent or most active contacts at a glance.
The newly added Direct Links tab also allows building communication diagrams detailing communications with selected contacts. This allows investigators to include or exclude certain contacts, building more concise diagrams that are easier to review.
In addition, Links and Stats offers investigators the ability to analyze complex interactions among users of multiple seized mobile devices. The feature builds and displays a Links and Stats diagram with a chart for multiple devices, clearly visualizing connections between the phones’ users.
Group diagram has been also revised, visualizing either all communications from multiple devices in a single diagram or only displaying similar contacts.
About Oxygen Forensic Suite 2013
Oxygen Forensic Suite 2013 helps investigators and forensic specialists access and analyze data from a variety of mobile devices such as cell phones, smartphones, communicators, PDA and tablet PCs. Currently supporting more than 6,800 different models, Oxygen Forensic Suite 2013 covers the widest range of mobile devices compared to competition, and allows fully automated acquisition and analysis of supported devices.
The unique Timeline feature offers convenient, single-place access to all activities and movements performed by the user arranged by date and time. Investigators can track user location at every moment, build and map their historic routes, and clearly see all activities performed by the user at each location. Timeline is now available for analyzing DMG images.
Another signature feature of Oxygen Forensic Suite allows investigators to perform a global search on all devices ever analyzed with the toolkit. The global search quickly reveals any connections (e.g. common contacts, exchanged calls, texts or emails) between the phone owners.
Oxygen’s statistical analysis tools allow investigators discover social connections between the users of multiple mobile devices. Calls, text messages and Skype conversations are analyzed to produce charts and tables revealing the users’ closest circle at a glance.
Oxygen Forensic Suite 2013 guarantees zero-footprint operation, leaving no traces and making no modifications to the content of the devices. This makes it the tool of choice among government and law enforcement agencies, security services, and forensic organizations in more than fifty countries.
About Oxygen Software
Founded in 2000, Oxygen Software is the worldwide leading maker of the advanced forensic data examination tools for smartphones and other mobile devices. The company is dedicated to delivering the most universal forensic solution covering the widest range of mobile devices running Android, iOS, Blackberry, Windows Phone, Symbian and other operating systems. Law enforcement and government agencies, institutions, corporations and private investigators, help desk personnel and thousands of private consumers rely on Oxygen Software products to ensure evidence availability in the event of mobile device data analysis and recovery. Oxygen Software customers include various US and European federal and state agencies such as the IRS, US Army, US Department of Defense (DOD), US Department of Justice, US Department of Homeland Security, US Department of Transportation, US Postal Service, US Supreme Court, European Commission, London Metropolitan Police, French National Police and Gendarmerie, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ernst & Young, and many others. As a result, Oxygen Forensic Suite receives great response at forensic conferences, exhibitions and trainings, and occupies a spot on the top of the list in relevant tests for extracting more data than competitors.
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More information about the company and its forensic solutions is available at http://www.oxygen-forensic.com.