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Mobile Device Forensics

Mobile Device Forensics Update 1

Introduction Applications are the backbone of every modern mobile operating system. With millions of applications available, it has become difficult to guarantee the security of user data on mobile phones. This project aims to find and document artifacts left by popular mobile apps. Our analysis will cover the three leading mobile operating systems: Android, iOS, […]

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Windows Fall Creator Introduction

Pick Up Where I Left Off: Windows Innovative New Feature Coming Soon? This spring, the Windows Fall Creator team will research a new Microsoft feature coming out over the next few months. The Windows Fall Creator/Redstone 4 update will provide users with the ability to continue right where they left off on other devices, as […]

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bluetooth tracking

Bluetooth Tracking Reboot

New Team, New Goals, Same Tools Frequent readers of this blog may remember last semester’s Bluetooth Tracking Project. It focused on developing methods to trilaterate the position of a Bluetooth device based off signal strength. This semester, the goal has shifted. Our team will build and implement a network of stand-alone Bluetooth monitoring devices. We […]

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fitbit application analysis

Application Analysis Update 3

Introduction The final phase for the Application Analysis team was analyzing the rest of the Fitbit artifacts. Fitbit generated a very large amount of data. As a result, it took much longer to analyze the VMDK. This means that after cataloging the most important information, there were still hidden artifacts. These artifacts could be of […]

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Application Analysis Update 2: Fitbit, LastPass, Steam, and Trello

Introduction The App Analysis team has continued to analyze the artifacts left behind on the machines. We have completed our review of Steam. Also, we analyzed Trello in addition to the original three apps. We are almost done with the other apps as well. While we haven’t found major data breaches, some of the apps […]

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Bluetooth Device Tracking Update 2

Intro In this second blog post we will be delving into the math and code that will calculate our Bluetooth device’s position. We will cover more in detail exactly how our calculations work and the background behind them. We will also address the choices on the values used to perform the calculations. The code has […]

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