Tag Archives: digital forensics

Vice Motherboard: US State Police Have Spent Millions on Israeli Phone Cracking Tech

Original article published by Vice Motherboard. By Joseph Cox This is part of a Motherboard mini-series on the proliferation of phone cracking technology, the people behind it, and who is buying it. Follow along here. When cops have a phone to break into, they just might pull a small, laptop-sized device out of a rugged briefcase. … Continue reading Vice Motherboard: US State Police Have Spent Millions on Israeli Phone Cracking Tech

Continued Closure for Family of Texas Teen

In 2013, DriveSavers digital forensic team helped solve the murder of a Texas teen, Shania Gray. Last week, two more events took place to help bring closure for Shania’s family, friends and loved ones. Contributions from the lead prosecutor in the case, now Dallas County Judge Brandon Birmingham, the Balch Springs Police Association, the Carrollton … Continue reading Continued Closure for Family of Texas Teen

DriveSavers: Raising Data from the Dead—Literally

By Mike Cobb, Director of Engineering As Halloween comes around every October, thoughts of trick-or-treaters, costumes, decorations and candy come to mind for most people. But at DriveSavers Data Recovery, Halloween comes nearly every day. The Novato, California-based company specializes in “raising data from the dead.” In this case, “the dead” are physically damaged or … Continue reading DriveSavers: Raising Data from the Dead—Literally

October 15-18, 2016: IACP Conference and Exposition, Booth 5751

IACP 2016 Conference and Exposition San Diego, CA • October 15–18 Booth #5751 Every year, the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Annual Conference and Exposition brings together an unmatched educational program, renowned keynote speakers, community-building special events and the largest collection of tactical equipment and technology solutions available for law enforcement. DriveSavers will … Continue reading October 15-18, 2016: IACP Conference and Exposition, Booth 5751

September 22, 2016: Data Security Versus Recovery (think: Apple/FBI): Is There a Win/Win?

Chris Bross, Chief Technology Officer at DriveSavers, will be speaking at the SNIA Data Storage Security Summit this year examining the issue of data recovery and data forensics versus data security. Event:          Data Storage Security Summit Date:            September 22, 2016 Time:            2:20–3:00pm Location:   Hyatt Regency … Continue reading September 22, 2016: Data Security Versus Recovery (think: Apple/FBI): Is There a Win/Win?