Posts Tagged ‘Diagnostics and Forensics’

OS X Auditor- Mac Forensics Tool

OS X Auditor is a python based computer forensics tool. The tool allows analysts to parse and hash artifacts on the running system or a copy of a system to not modify the original evidence. the program will look at: the kernel extensions the system agents and daemons the third party’s agents and daemons the [...]

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WinTaylor an Advanced Digital Forensics Utility

Forensics tools are important to have an idea about activities performed on any computer, sometimes you need to check information on a shared machine or recovering some necessary files. For these purposes and more you can check WinTaylor, free and open source utility that include several tools packed within a single interface. Most of these [...]

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Passware Kit 11.3 Tool to crack Apple FileVault Encryption

After introducing the first tool to crack Microsoft bitlocker encryption Passware company have created a new version that help user to have a full access to Mac FileVault disk encryption in a few minutes. Mac OS X has a strong utility integrated that any person can use to encrypt files with a strong encryption key [...]

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OSForensics – New Release

We have posted previously about the OSForensics tool that has been in beta version, this utility is very solid in displaying all required information when conducting operating system investigation, According to PassMark Software this new version include several new features: Added icon for mounted drives in recent activity list. Fixed bug with cookie recent activity [...]

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OSForensics – Digital investigations faster

Every organization is faced by cyber-crime this makes it not surprising that utilities for investigating incidents are rapidly developing. These tools are focused on reviewing temporary file browser that can tell a lot about user activity, search hard disk for text contained inside the documents, open and read most popular email file formats and identify [...]

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Evading Disk Investigation and Forensics

Encrypting files and data is a good way to assure their confidentiality, but this will not prevent a third party person from detecting the encrypted storage.  Researcher at University of Southern California and Computer Sciences from NUST in Pakistan discovered an interesting way to secure data based on steganography techniques. Presented technique allow a person [...]

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USB Flash drive Resurrection

People are using removable media storage for different tasks. Step by step they are becoming a very important part of our daily life as the amount of storage capacity, and the critical nature of the data they contain increases. Sometimes USB drives do not allow us to add or remove files, or it just may [...]

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