Importance of Mobile Device Forensics

The term “mobile devices” encompasses a wide array of gadgets ranging from mobile phones, smartphones, tablets, and GPS units to wearables and PDAs. What they all have in common is the fact that they can contain a lot of user information. Mobile devices are right in the middle of three booming technological trends: Internet of

The Future of Mobile Device Forensics

Most would agree that the golden age of mobile forensics is over. There is no longer an easy way to get through the passcode in new iOS devices running the latest version of iOS. Chip-off acquisition is dead for iOS devices due to full-disk encryption, while physical acquisition of Apple hardware is dead since the

Achieving Advanced Mobile Device Forensics

It seems nearly everyone owns some sort of mobile device these days. Therefore, it’s not surprising to learn that smartphone usage has exceeded computer usage. Given the rapid growth of these devices, it is rare for investigators to conduct a digital forensic investigation that does not include a smartphone or mobile device. For many, the

Mobile device forensics is law technology today

Mobile device data acquisition, in addition to traditional digital data sources, is a key component of any defensible discovery protocol. However, acquisition of mobile device forensic data is often far more complicated than many people realize and can encompass much more than just cell phones. As the personal and professional use of mobile device technology

Definition of mobile device forensics

Mobile device forensics is a branch of digital forensics relating to recovery of digital evidence or data from a mobile device under forensically sound conditions. The phrase mobile device usually refers to mobile phones; however, it can also relate to any digital device that has both internal memory and communication ability, including PDA devices, GPS