Social & Web Browser Forensic
When talking about social media first thing we consider today is Facebook. Recently active Facebook users in India has surpassed total population of United States of America rising the active users count to mammoth of 462Million users. Such type of demographics of internet usage in our country are just at their starting points. With Digitalization of India the expected number is supposed to keep growing at exponential rate. Therefore, it also brings us to light that the crime rate related to the internet/cybercrime are also going to be increasing at an exponential rate.
Hence, nowadays Social Media and Web Browser forensics is one of the important factors within computer forensics investigation. Reason being most of the civil and even criminal cases almost always had evidence gathered/acquired from user internet activities as communication and learning is the key. Web browser is used by criminals to collect or inquire information for a new crime technique, to conceal his/her crime or even to communicate important information. Every action taken leaves a criminal footprint on cyber world, the traces of which can be found on computer’s web browser. Internet users use the web browser to perform various activities on the internet such as browsing internet, email, internet banking, social media applications, download files-videos etc.
Also, as web browser is the only way to access the internet cybercrime criminal even uses or targets the web browsers to commit the crime related to the internet. Our experienced digital forensic examiners are able to collect and analyze the artifacts related to web browser usage of the suspect. We analyze history, cookies, login data, user profile, prefetch file, RAM dump etc. to collect artifacts related to internet activities on windows installed web browser.