When litigation is underway, attorneys rely on the collection of electronically stored information (ESI) to obtain critical evidence. Due to the technical complexity of this process, mistakes are likely to occur without proper knowledge and understanding. Crucial metadata is lost, and the data’s authenticity becomes questionable.
Social media is increasingly taking over our lives. People use it to connect with friends, influencers, and celebrities across the world. In contrast, companies use it to build a rapport with their customers, shape their image, market products and services, and receive customer feedback. As more of our lives continue to be spent online, more […]
For several decades, pulling forensically-sound data from cell phones, smartphones, and other personal devices was virtually impossible. Now, mobile forensic analysts can extract live data from these electronics and recover deleted passwords and files.
When evidence is collected for a digital forensics case, a chain of custody must be established. If any step in the chain of custody process is missed, there is a risk that electronic evidence presented to the courts could be considered inadmissible. To protect your case’s evidence, you will want to work with digital forensics […]
Remote work environments were here long before the outbreak of COVID-19. The pandemic has simply shown us that working from home will become the new normal for companies across the globe. It has also reminded employers that they need to take extra measures to secure the technology their employees are using.
Smart devices have streamlined our daily lives, enabling us to do and learn more. Now, they may be used in the course of digital investigations. Smart speakers equipped with virtual assistants, like Apple’s Siri or Amazon’s Alexa, are especially rife with digital evidence that could enable investigators to solve or prove a crime was committed. […]
Winning a case involves a number of moving parts, including thorough preparation, a team working seamlessly together, and an infallible presentation. It’s impossible to achieve a favorable outcome alone, which is why trial attorneys and their assistants rely on trial support services.
The frequency and intensity of cyber-attacks are increasing, resulting in a backlog of work for digital forensic analysts to sift through. Due to the high volumes of data to investigate, these specialists cannot rely on human power alone to complete their tasks. This leads many people to wonder if artificial intelligence (AI) technology has a […]
Any time a company hires a new employee, they risk that individual stealing company information for their own personal gain. Organizations must protect their trade secrets and intellectual property by implementing restrictive covenants such as non-compete clauses. This agreement states that an employee cannot work with one of the company’s competitors or start a similar […]
As the remote workforce grows, companies have the added pressure of upping their cybersecurity game. An array of cloud applications, collaboration tools, and personal devices are connected to your corporate network, meaning there are more access points for cyber attacks. As we move into a new year, it’s time to re-examine your company’s IT infrastructure. […]