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Introduction HstEx® v4 is an advanced, Windows-based, multi-threaded, forensic data recovery solution which has been designed to recover deleted browser history and cache data from a variety of source forensic evidence files as well as physical and logical devices. Specifically designed to work in conjunction with NetAnalysis® (and is provided as part of the suite), […]

Digital Detective Blade® logo on top of a open hard disk drive

Introduction to Blade® v1.9 We are pleased to announce the release of Blade v1.9.   This release of Blade® brings a number of fixes and some great new features.  This is the first release of Blade® to have evaluation capabilities which allow the user to test and evaluate our software for 30  days. When Blade™ is installed […]

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Introduction A frequent question when dealing with browser forensics is ‘Does the Hit Count value mean that the user visited site ‘x’, on ‘y’ occasions?’ Most browsers record a ‘Hit Count’ value in one or more of the files they use to track browser activity, and it is important that an analyst understands any potential […]

Front page of the Digital Detective NetAnalysis® v1.5 user manual

We are pleased to announce the release of the updated user manual for NetAnalysis v1.53.  It can be downloaded from here: NetAnalysis v1.53 User Manual

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Introduction to NetAnalysis® v1.53 This is an important release of NetAnalysis® which fixes a number of issues in relation to the changes implemented in the latest browsers. All of the main browsers, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Apple Safari and Opera, have either made changes to their file formats or added additional new features.  […]

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Introduction We are pleased to announce the release of HstEx® v3.7. One of the major changes in this release is the fix to the speed drop issue when a large number of records are found. In v3.6, when a considerable number of records were identified during the search phase (pass one), the software would gradually […]

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Introduction Over the past few weeks, there has been worldwide interest in the trial of Casey Anthony which was held in Orlando, Florida.  Anthony was indicted on charges of murder following the discovery of the body of her daughter Caylee Marie Anthony in 2008.  On Tuesday 5th July 2011, the jury returned a not guilty verdict […]

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Introduction Safari is a web browser developed by Apple and is included as part of the Apple Macintosh OS X operating system.  It has been the default browser on all Apple computers since Mac OS X version 10.3 Panther and its first public release was in 2003.  Safari is currently at major version 5 released […]

Digital Detective USB licence dongle

Introduction We have been asked a few times recently about our new USB dongle licence option. The USB dongle licence is a small hardware device that plugs into a USB port on a host computer to provide licence information to our software. Software licences stored on USB hardware offer a more flexible licence solution than […]

Digital Detective Blade® logo on top of a open hard disk drive

Introduction to Blade® v1.8 This release of Blade has a number of new features and improvements.  We have added 8 new Data Recovery Profiles to the Global Recovery Database, as well as releasing some new Professional Modules.  We have released a new 3GP/MPEG-4/ISO Base Media Format Intelli-Carve® Recovery Profile for the recovery of MP4/3GP video files.  […]