With the popularization of smart terminal products and storage technologies, Digital Forensic Investigators often acquire some digital devices at the scene of a crime, such as smartphones, tablet computers, digital cameras, car DVR, and so on.
Server administrators would ask. Not having a database backup is a huge disaster when the SQL administrator deleted or lost the SQL Server database and was unable to access SQL. Here SalvationDATA has found two effective methods that you can use to restore lost or deleted SQL databases without backup using SQL recovery software or manually.
Video surveillance systems are increasingly widely used in various industries and the typical application scenarios include: banks, securities business premises, enterprises and institutions, agencies, internal and external environments of commercial establishments, building passages, parking lots, internal and external environments of high-end community homes, and libraries , hospitals, parks, etc.
Automobile is one of the most important means of transportation today. The number of cars, buses and trucks is increasing every day. As early as mid-2010, the number of automobiles registered globally surpassed 1 billion for the first time, according to a real-time statistics website. At the beginning of 2019, the number was about 1.25 billion. Currently, about 100 million new cars are produced in the world each year. By 2035, there will be more than 1.8 billion automobiles in use worldwide.
In recent years, SalvationDATA has actively and extensively carried out market and technical exchanges around the world. More and more countries and regions have begun to understand and gradually recognize the characteristics and advantages of SalvationDATA’s digital forensics series products.
With the continuous development of information technology, we are entering an digital age. Computers, mobile devices and other related equipment and technologies are increasingly integrated into people’s work and life, enriching and changing people’s lives. However, at the same time, they are also used and applied to criminal activities. Various violations and crimes involving digital material evidence continue to emerge, and digital material evidence has developed into a new form of evidence beyond the traditional, appearing in various cases. Looking to the future, it can be foreseen that with the increasing popularity of digital devices, more and more criminal traces will be left on digital devices used by criminals consciously or unconsciously.
With the rapid development of network communication technology, mobile phones are playing a more and more essential role in people’s daily life. According to statistical information, the number of smartphone users in the world nowadays is 3.8 billion, which means 48.37% of the worldwide population possess their smartphones. The figure has been being up considerably since 2016 when there were only 2.5 billion users, 33.58% of that year’s global population.
Throughout the history of digital forensics, its development is highly interconnected with technology innovation. Along with the technology innovation, in the current digital society, we’ve already been in an environment that immeasurable digital data can be generated in a flash via numerous digital ways including phones, computers, videos, etc. Plus, it’s still developing and probably turns out with unprecedented digital outcomes. Without marvelous processing capacity, we’ll be incapable of reliably dealing with the existing or future digital data.
Editor’s note: As a forensic data recovery expert, SalvationDATA receives different data recovery cases every day. Our forensic customers usually turn to us for help when they run into a case they are not able to handle. And among all the data lost situations, platter scratch is one of the most difficult kinds of problem to deal with. So in this issue, let’s see what is the correct forensic process for a platter scratched hard drive.
Editor’s note:Jan-2018, it’s reported that the China Police has found a Samsung smartphone to be involved in a gambling crime might contain useful evidence which was carried by the suspect; and the suspect refused to unlock the screen lock of the targeted smartphone in any way.