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SIFT Update 3

SIFT Update 3 Introduction As we are coming to an end working at the Senator Leahy Center for Digital Investigation, we are closer to completing our final report. Our last post was about recovering artifacts and keyword searches. Due to time issues and inexperience, our team couldn’t recover deleted files. Experience Throughout the semester, working […]

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Automated Network Scanning + Final Experience

With our time here and finals week approaching fast, we are working to tie up all loose ends. Our final report is now complete, and we’ve done as much as we can with our scanner. The script scans the network, prints out some information, and sends it to an email address. We only got around […]

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Application Analysis Introduction

Introduction This semester, the Application Analysis team chose four Windows applications to perform a forensic analysis on – Spotify, Bitcoin Miner, Speedtest, and Dashlane. In the coming weeks, we will examine the artifacts generated by these applications. Analysis: Web App Security We will inspect the applications’ security features. Without proper security features, hackers can access data […]

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The LCDI Experience

Student Worker Experience – Matt Fortier Incoming students have a lot on their minds when they first arrive at Champlain. They may be worried about making friends or where their classes are. When I arrived on campus, I was worried about one thing: getting a job. I had applied for numerous positions including at the […]

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Bluetooth Security Final Blog

Introduction Over the past seven weeks, our team at the Leahy Center for Digital Investigation has been working to discover the inherent vulnerabilities in Bluetooth security technology. We have wrapped up the research portion of our project and have begun running tests on our devices. Over the next several weeks we will continue to run […]

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iOS 9 Jailbreak Black and White iPhones

iOS 9 Final Blog

ios 9 is wrapping up In recent weeks, the team has continued to look for current jailbreaks available for iOS 9.2.1. We recently were able to find evidence of a TaiG9 beta version jailbreak for this iOS that we are currently investigating; it is a browser-based install that performs a semi-jailbreak, installing the jailbreak application […]

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Investigating Mobile Forensics

why mobile forensics? Digital forensic investigations pertain to all computers and digital devices, which means that wearable technology, laptops, mobile phones and other smart devices must be taken into consideration. Each device has its own importance, but arguably the most important piece of technology today is the mobile device due to consumer popularity. Thus, mobile […]

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Raspberry Pi Forensics Update

Introduction This project focuses on using a Raspberry Pi for mobile imaging in a digital forensics setting. A Raspberry Pi is a programmable, micro single card computer featuring I/O pins that allow the card to control other hardware. By building a mobile imaging station around this device, our team has a more compact method imaging […]

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January Student in the Spotlight

The Student in the Spotlight for January was senior Kyle Tellers! Read his interview below. Intro about you: I am a junior Computer and Digital Forensics Major specializing in Information Assurance. I live in Incirlik AFB, Turkey. I picked Champlain College because of their excellent Digital Forensics program. Projects you have worked on at LCDI […]

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Student in the Spotlight: Ethan Fleisher

Q: Intro about you:

A: I’m a computer and digital forensics student aspiring for a job in the field.  I work at the Senator Patrick Leahy Center for Digital Investigation, I’m a CDF Tutor, and I also work part-time at Best Buy selling computers and tablets.  In the very little off-time I have, I kick back and relax with my girlfriend, watch TV, sports and movies, and go out with my friends. Continue reading