Case Studies

April 27, 2018
Nathan and Will stage an example of common tech support scams

Case Study: Tech Support Scams and the Real Threat of Data Breaches

A data breach that only leaks your email address and phone number might seem trivial. But here’s a look at how hackers can exploit you with […]
July 25, 2016

Case Study: Employee Data Theft

“You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you cannot fool all of […]
June 22, 2016

Flash Memory Amnesia – Resurrecting Data through Direct Read of NAND Memory

“Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong.” That’s Murphy’s Law. How we deal with the fallout afterwards is what determines whether Murphy’s Law works for […]
December 17, 2015

Case Study: Alcatel One Touch Fierce 2 7040N locked out

Recovery Type: Mobile Phone Internal Memory: 4GB Manufacturer: Alcatel Model Name: One Touch Fierce 2 Operating System: Android Carrier: TracFone Wireless (GSM) Model Number: 7040N Manufacture Date: 09/2014 Main Symptom: Locked out Type […]
December 15, 2015

Case Study: Motorola Moto E XT1526 locked out

Recovery Type: Mobile Phone Internal Memory: 7.8GB Manufacturer: Motorola Model Name: Moto E Operating System: Android Carrier: TracFone Wireless (GSM) Model Number: XT1526 Manufacture Date: 03/2015 […]
July 29, 2015

When it Does Not Compute: A Look at Logical Data Recovery

Most data recovery laboratories tend to highlight cases that involved physical damage and needed repair in an environment free of dust and contaminants. These are great […]
April 17, 2015

Android Device Data Recovery: Gillware’s Method

As we continue innovating in our world of mobile devices including tablets, cell phones and other media players, devices fall victim to failure of equipment or environment.