As cloud services such as iCloud and Google Drive become increasingly common, individuals and corporations rely less on physical devices such as computers, hard drives, and mobile phones for their data storage needs. This can increase complications for collecting data in a forensically sound way. When a discovery request is put into place, or an […]
Preservation of digital data and evidence is a crucial component of the e-Discovery process, involving the issuance of litigation holds to prevent the destruction of certain electronically stored information (ESI) and materials relevant to a case. It protects lawyers, their firms, and clients against claims of impropriety.
The storage and management of digital data and forensic evidence plays a pivotal role in the criminal justice system and the private sector. A growing number of HR and IT departments need to manage evidence for internal investigations of data theft and acceptable use violations.
Now more than ever, theft of trade secrets and confidential information is widely internal. Technological advancements — not to mention a recent surge of remote working environments in the past few years — have rendered it easier for departing employees to utilize an organization’s valuable proprietary information as a career-based bargaining chip. Despite the prevalent […]
The advent of electronically stored data has changed how forensic experts gather information for litigation and trial support, rendering metadata vital in the modern investigatory landscape. Metadata provides an abundant source of information regarding everything from authenticating documents to discovering when files were created. But what exactly is metadata — and what makes it so […]
Even with fortified security, data breaches can happen. Being prepared for the worst with a detailed plan in place can help businesses of varying sizes respond swiftly to the most daunting of possibilities.
Now you can Obtain a Complete, Jailbreak-free Extraction for the Latest Range of iPhone Devices. An exciting development was recently announced by Elcomsoft Co. Ltd. The company has implemented low-level, jailbreak-free imaging of the entire iPhone 12 device range running iOS 14 through 14.3.
e-Discovery refers to evidentiary material stored in electronic format for use in litigation. e-Discovery material features metadata that doesn’t exist in paper documents that can be instrumental, including the date and time files were created or altered, copyright information, and other pertinent data.
In the wake of the 2021 storming of the United States Capitol, it was reported that a laptop was stolen from the office of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. The individual alleged to have stolen the laptop has been arrested, but the device has not yet been reported to be found. Speaker Pelosi’s Deputy Chief of […]
With the boom of electronically stored information (ESI) and e-Discovery in litigation, digital forensics has become a widely sought-after practice. With the advent of and nearly ubiquitous reliance on e-mails and electronic financial transactions, electronic discovery appears in a significant amount of cases nowadays. To cut electronic discovery costs, law firms and corporations are putting […]