by Satish B
iPhone forensics can be performed on the backups made by iTunes (escrow key attack) or directly on the live device. This article explains the technical procedure and the challenges involved in extracting data from the live iPhone. iPhone 4 GSM model with iOS 5 is used for forensics. Researchers at Sogeti Labs have released open source forensic tools (with the support of iOS 5) to recover low level data from the iPhone. The details shown below outline their research and give an overview on the usage of iPhone forensic tools.