Tag Archives: Mobile

Mobile App Analysis Part 3

Introduction The Mobile Application Forensics team is wrapping up analysis on Signal by Open Whisper Systems, and is starting data generation on the new mobile dating app, Bumble. The iOS team, unfortunately, did not find many artifacts left by Signal. The Android team had better luck, and found some interesting artifacts as seen below. Signal […]

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Nexus LG smartphone and Apple iPad

Mobile App Analysis Part 2

Introduction  Over the last few weeks, the Mobile Application Forensics team has been working on researching and analyzing Open Whisper’s Signal on the iPhone and Android device. We split into two teams to divide and conquer the application on two different mobile operating systems. The Android team tackled a Nexus 5x and the iOS team […]

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Mobile App Analysis

Mobile App Analysis Introduction

Introduction TO MOBILE APP ANALYSIS The LCDI continues its Mobile Application Forensics research this semester with a new set of exciting apps to crack open. Last semester’s Mobile App team looked into Pokemon GO, MapMyRun, Tinder, and Voxer across iOS and Android mobile devices. We’ll now shift our focus towards Open Whisper Systems Signal, Passkeep, […]

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Mobile App Forensics: Final Blog Update

Introduction: The LCDI’s Mobile App Forensics team is wrapping up the academic semester, but that doesn’t mean we’ve run out of things to show you. Over the past fifteen weeks, we have analyzed five applications in the Android and iOS marketplaces. With both some major successes and disappointing failures, we as a team are confident […]

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Mobile Device Management- Samsung Knox

Intro To Samsung Knox For this project, we decided to look into mobile device managers (MDMs). These are applications that companies can utilize in order to monitor company-issued mobile devices or manage ‘bring your own device’ (BYOD) programs. As a group we researched various MDMs and respectively chose particular managers we wanted to research. This […]

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