28 November, 2017Elcomsoft Phone Breaker 8.1 Adds 2FA Detection, Supports SMS Authentication
Elcomsoft Phone Breaker 8.1 is a cloud-targeted update. The new release is now able to discretely detect whether or not the Apple account being acquired has two-factor authentication enabled without triggering a push notification on user’s devices. Two-factor authentication codes delivered as SMS messages are now supported in addition to push and offline codes. Finally, the update can also bypass 2FA if running on the suspect's computer.
23 November, 2017Elcomsoft Cloud Explorer 2.0: Google Prompt and FIDO Keys Support, New Mac Edition
Elcomsoft Cloud Explorer 2.0 expands support for Google’s Two-Factor Authentication by adding Google Prompt and FIDO Keys, including Yubico, to the list of supported authentication methods. In addition, a new Mac edition of Elcomsoft Cloud Explorer is now available for macOS users.
9 November, 2017iOS Forensic Toolkit 2.40 Extracts More Information from Locked iPhones
iOS Forensic Toolkit 2.40 is updated with enhanced support for lockdown records, enabling forensic experts to extract more information from locked down iPhones and iPads in “cold boot” situations. The new release can access advanced device information through the use of lockdown records even if the device is completely locked down and has never been unlocked since powered on or rebooted.
2 November, 2017Advanced Intuit Password Recovery 3.0 Supports Quicken and QuickBooks 2006-2017
ElcomSoft updates Advanced Intuit Password Recovery, adding support for the latest versions of Quicken and QuickBooks. Version 3.0 can recover passwords protecting Intuit Quicken and QuickBooks files saved by 2006 through 2017 versions of the apps. Advanced Intuit Password Recovery uses GPU-accelerated attacks to recover the original Quicken passwords, and instantly unlocks password-protected QuickBooks databases.
19 October, 2017Elcomsoft Explorer for WhatsApp 2.20 Updated with iOS 11 and Excel Export Support
Elcomsoft Explorer for WhatsApp 2.20 adds full iOS 11 support, and enables compatibility with the latest versions of WhatsApp for iOS and Android. In addition, the update adds Excel exporting, allowing experts to save extracted data as an Excel-compatible spreadsheet.
28 September, 2017Elcomsoft Phone Viewer 3.50 Adds iOS 11 Support, New Applications and Wi-Fi Plugins
Elcomsoft Phone Viewer 3.50 is a major update, adding the ability to view two additional types of data and enabling compatibility with iOS 11 backups. The new Applications plugin allows viewing which apps are installed on the iOS device being extracted, including the original purchase data. The Wi-Fi plugin enables access to saved Wi-Fi and their passwords. Finally, iOS 11 support allows accessing backups produced by devices running Apple’s latest version of iOS.
21 September, 2017Elcomsoft Cloud Explorer 1.40 adds XLSX Export, Android Oreo Support, Extracts SMS Text Messages, Call Logs from Google Account
Elcomsoft Cloud Explorer 1.40 adds the ability to export data into Excel-compatible XLSX spreadsheets, allowing experts to perform in-depth analysis of extracted evidence via their tool of choice. Support for official builds of Android Oreo enables the extraction of SMS text messages and call logs backed up by all devices running the final build of Android 8.0.
14 September, 2017Elcomsoft Phone Breaker 8.0 Adds iOS 11 Support
Elcomsoft Phone Breaker 8.0 is a major release adding forensic support for Apple devices running iOS 11. The update supports the decryption of and password recovery for local backups, downloads system backups, files, media and synced data from iCloud Drive, and offers access to iCloud Keychain. In addition, the eights version of Elcomsoft Phone Breaker now provides Two-Factor Authentication support (a long-time Forensic edition exclusive) for users of Forensic and Professional editions at no extra charge.
7 September, 2017Forensic Implications of iOS 11 Security Measures
iOS 11 implements a number of new security measures, some of which are not advertised and not widely known to the forensic crowd. We researched the new OS and discovered a number of things carrying important forensic implications for our users. The new release complicates logical acquisition, removes notifications from backups, yet leaves existing pairing records untouched.
24 August, 2017iOS 9.3.5 Physical Acquisition Made Possible with Phoenix Jailbreak
iOS Forensic Toolkit enables physical acquisition support for 32-bit iOS devices running iOS 9.3.5, the last version of iOS 9. Thanks to the recently released Phoenix jailbreak, the Toolkit can now perform physical acquisition of iPhone 4s, 5/5c, iPad 2/3/4, iPad mini, and iPod 5g running the last version of iOS 9.