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Enhancing Mobile Forensics on iOS


Abstract Due to the shortcomings of modern Mobile Device Management solutions, businesses

have begun to incorporate forensics to analyze their mobile devices and respond

to any incidents of malicious activity in order to protect their sensitive data. Current

forensic tools, however, can only look a static image of the device being examined,

making it difficult for a forensic analyst to produce conclusive results regarding the

integrity of any sensitive data on the device. This research thesis expands on the

use of forensics to secure data by implementing an agent on a mobile device that can

continually collect information regarding the state of the device. This information is

then sent to a separate server in the form of log files to be anal... (more)
Created Date 2015
Contributor Whitaker, Jeremy Andrew (Author) / Ahn, Gail-Joon (Advisor) / Doupé, Adam (Committee member) / Yau, Stephen (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Computer science / Attack / Forensics / iOS / Mobile / Security
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 78 pages
Language English
Copyright
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Note Masters Thesis Computer Science 2015
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS


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