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Parent IoT Final Update

Introduction After many tests on each device, we have reached our conclusions. We’ve discovered which devices are the easiest to use, the best when it comes to security, and the devices you should put in your home. We put each device through the tests we explained in previous blog posts, and you can read them here. […]

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bluetooth tracking

Bluetooth Tracking Final Update

Introduction In the final phase of this project, we have achieved a mostly functional Bluetooth tracking ecosystem. Our team worked through a lot of issues during testing in the past month. We dealt with inconsistencies that hindered data collection. We also had issues with implementing the elasticsearch python library. We’ve spent time troubleshooting these problems, […]

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Exploration Forensics Final Update

Introduction As the Exploration Forensics team wraps up our last few weeks at the LCDI, we have been making progress in analyzing the mobile application files. We’ve also concluded our research on the Ovilus V for the time being, even though it did not meet our original expectations. Despite unexpected hurdles throughout the semester, the […]

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Bluetooth Device Tracking Update 2

Introduction Over the past month, our team has continued to work towards our end goal of collecting, sending, and tracking Bluetooth devices. We have continued to organize processes and tools we need to record Bluetooth data so it can be analyzed. We have come much closer to reaching our end goal. We’ve had quite a […]

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Mobile Device Forensics

Mobile Device Forensics Update 2

Introduction So far, the team has analyzed six applications on two operating systems. Originally, we planned on including a Windows phone in our analysis. However, without Cellebrite’s in-house system, we had very limited access to that file system. The first set of apps we focused on were Viber, Telegram, and LINE; all messenger applications used to […]

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Parent IoT Security Devices Update 1

Introduction The Parent IoT Security team is researching different IoT devices used on home networks. An IoT (Internet of Things) device connects to a home network or other devices and transmits data to the internet. Each member of the group will be researching and testing individual IoT devices. As a group, we are looking to […]

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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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