Review: IEF Mobile Module

Reviewed by John J. Carney, Carney Forensics

I am a digital forensics examiner who early in my career studied computer science and wrote code as a software developer and later in my career studied law and became a licensed attorney. I have acquired certifications in both mobile device forensics and computer forensics and own a private digital forensics firm in Minnesota. We love mobile! Half our case load is recovering dozens of flavors of deleted messages from every variety of phone known to humanity. But we also devise evidence strategy for complex civil litigation and draft preservation letters and requests for production and advise on e-discovery issues, which now increasingly turn on mobile evidence.

I obtained Magnet Forensics’ Internet Evidence Finder (IEF) in early January 2013 upon strong recommendations from friends in the industry. As a mobile examiner I procured it for examining microSD cards removed from the phone and placed behind a write blocker for live and deleted multimedia evidence including photo, video, audio, and anything else that might be there…

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