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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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Cloud Forensics Update 2

Introduction After creating our data generation script and installing the proper software clients, we are into the next phase of our research. This week in Cloud Forensics we powered on our virtual machines and completed our data generation. The purpose of the data generation is to document the steps taken, in detail, during the examination […]

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wearable technology Apple Watch, Samsung Galaxy Gear S2, FitBit Fitness Tracker LCDI Forensics Project

Wearable Technology Forensics Update 2

Introduction  The Wearable Tech team is trying to discover new ways to extract data from our devices. With the Apple Watch and Samsung Gear S2 having no physical connection, data extraction seems nearly impossible from these devices. Most of the data that has been retrieved thus far holds no significant forensic value, and can be […]

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mobile forensics iPhone, Samsung Galaxy, and BlackBerry Smartphones

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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Amazon Echo Forensics Update 1

Introduction to Amazon Echo Update Welcome back!  The Amazon Echo team is already in week five of the semester and a month into our research adventure.  In our initial post, we posed a few questions regarding some of the Echo’s features we’d like to explore.  Now that we’ve learned more about the device and its […]

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Mac Ram Analysis Corsair Memory

Mac Ram Analysis Introduction

INTROduction to mac ram analysis: The newest project from the LCDI is going to be accomplishing a Mac Ram analysis. Last semester, the LCDI investigated forensic artifact locations produced by user activity in Apple’s newest version of OS X, El Capitan. Those findings were then compared to our previous report on El Capitan’s predecessor, OS […]

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iOS 9 Jailbreak Black and White iPhones

iOS9 Jailbreak Introduction

Introduction to ios9 jailbreak This semester, the LCDI will be investigating various jailbreaking methods available for iOS 9. The team’s focus will be to determine what useful forensic artifacts are recoverable through an iOS9 Jailbreak device. The process will include comparing recoverable data before a jailbreak to the recovered data after jailbreaking the phone. The […]

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Windows 10 Final Report Release

The final report is here! The Windows 10 Final Report is finally ready to be released. This project was a continuation from the Windows 10 project done earlier last year. In the Fall 2015 semester, the LCDI team did further exploration into tasks that remained unfinished at the conclusion of the previous part of the project. […]

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Mac Forensics Report OS X El Capitan

Mac Forensics Report Official Release

mac forensics report is complete In the Mac Forensics report, the team at the LCDI looked at operating systems for Macs and tried to determine what artifacts can be collected and where their default locations can be found. Then they compared the two main operating systems: OS X and El Capitan. background information Last year […]

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Chat Forensics World of Warcraft

MMORPG Chat Forensics Final Report

CHAT FORENSICS FINAL REPORT COMPLETE One of the favorite projects last semester was the MMORPG Chat Forensics. The team has been hard at work compiling all of their information to share with everyone. The project focused on Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games (MMORPGs) and their online chat systems. Purpose and scope The goal of this […]

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