ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, June 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Oxygen Forensics, a worldwide developer and provider of advanced forensic data examination tools for mobile devices and cloud services, is going all in on Android devices by adding Samsung cloud extraction capabilities for its flagship product, Oxygen Forensic Detective 9.4, and through a partnership with Passware, Inc. to overcome data encryption on Android devices.
Oxygen Forensic Detective 9.4
Available today, Oxygen Forensic Detective 9.4 adds support for data extraction from Samsung cloud for all Samsung Galaxy devices allowing experts to extract data from the most popular smartphone brand in the world even if the device is lost or damaged. The added focus on Samsung cloud data extraction allows forensic experts the ability to gain access to account details, device list, contacts, calls, messages, notes and browser data saved on any Samsung Galaxy device.
Another feature addition for Detective 9.4 is Oxygen Forensic® Cloud Extractor, which added the ability to decrypt WhatsApp backup from Google Drive without an encryption key from the device.
Oxygen's Partnership with Passware, Inc. Breaks Android Encryption
Since Android users can choose to encrypt the data on their devices, Oxygen together with Passware. Forensic brings new solution to the experts allowing them to overcome Android's full disc encryption and gain direct access to complete user data (such as photos, correspondence and apps data) even if the information was previously deleted from the app or if the app was deleted and no longer on the mobile device.
"Because Android devices dominate the marketplace all over the world and will reach a 90 percent share of the smartphone market by the end of this year, we know it's critical that we keep our product development on the cutting edge with the latest in Android device data extraction," said Lee Reiber, Oxygen Forensics COO. "Partnering with Passware, Inc. is just a great business decision and offers our customers added capabilities for breaking through the data encryption on Android devices to help solve crimes under extreme time constraints."
"Inability to access locked or password-protected mobile devices may delay or altogether halt investigations" - said Dmitry Sumin, president, Passware, Inc. "To make a great change on this we partner with Oxygen Forensics to provide experts with the most complete and up-to-date password recovery and decryption solutions for Android devices."
About Oxygen Forensics, Inc.
Founded in 2000, Oxygen Forensics is the worldwide leading maker of the advanced forensic data examination tools for smartphones and other mobile devices. The company is dedicated to delivering the universal forensic solution covering the widest range of mobile devices running Android, iOS, Blackberry, Windows Phone, Symbian and other operating systems. Law enforcement and government agencies, institutions, corporations and private investigators, help desk personnel and thousands of private consumers rely on Oxygen Forensics products to ensure evidence availability in the event of mobile device data analysis and recovery. For more information about Oxygen Forensics, please visit http://www.oxygen-forensic.com.
About Passware, Inc.
Founded in 1998, Passware, Inc. is the worldwide leading maker of password recovery and e-Discovery software for Federal and State agencies, Fortune 500 corporations, law enforcement, military organizations, help desk personnel, business and private consumers.
SOURCE Oxygen Forensics