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Shopping For Data Recovery? Here’s What You Should Know

By Mike Cobb, Director of Engineering Odds are, at some point in your life, you will find yourself in the uncomfortable position of suffering a serious and unexpected data loss. A traditional hard drive, which is an electromechanical device, will eventually break down over time all on its own. Before this has a chance to … Continue reading Shopping For Data Recovery? Here’s What You Should Know

May 23, 2017: A Primer on Current Android Device Forensics (Enfuse)

Rene Novoa, DriveSavers Sr. Manager of eDiscovery and Digital Forensics, will be joining Ronen Engler, Cellebrite Sr. Manager of Technology and Innovation, to speak at the Enfuse Conference in Las Vegas. Title: A Primer on Current Android Device Forensics Date/Time: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 11:00AM – 12:00PM Location: Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV With Android devices … Continue reading May 23, 2017: A Primer on Current Android Device Forensics (Enfuse)

DriveSavers Recovers Critical Data in Custody Case

There can be a lot more at stake than pictures, music and funny text messages when your smartphone stops working. Sometimes, it’s serious family matters that hang in the balance. Such was the case with Amy, a single mom who sent DriveSavers a severely damaged iPhone that held data to be used as part of … Continue reading DriveSavers Recovers Critical Data in Custody Case

Untwist, Inc.: Using Bare Internal Hard Drives for Data Archiving

Originally published on LinkedIn. By Todd Brous, President at Untwist, Inc. Over the past 10 years, I have observed that many people use Hard Drives for Archiving their data. In general, this is fine as long as one understands the technical limitations and tradeoffs of using hard drives. The big questions are: Will “Stiction” prevent the … Continue reading Untwist, Inc.: Using Bare Internal Hard Drives for Data Archiving

Digital Forensics Process—Identification

By Rene Novoa, Senior Manager of eDiscovery and Digital Forensics This article is part of a series that delves into each step of the digital forensic process. If you missed the introduction to the series, which provides a synopsis of the process as a whole, you can click here. Identification is an extremely important first … Continue reading Digital Forensics Process—Identification