The number of iOS 14 users is on the raise, and we will see it running on most Apple devices pretty soon. Apple had already stopped signing the last version of iOS 13 on all but legacy hardware. Soon, we will only see it running on the iPhone 5s and iPhone 6 which didn’t get the update, and on a small fraction of newer devices. If you are working in the forensic field, what do you need to do to make yourself ready for iOS 14? Our software may help.
Speaking of iOS 14 itself, it does not bring much new that could be useful for forensic investigators. We’ve covered some of the changes in iOS 14 Forensics: What Has Changed Since iOS 13.7? The first step is always data acquisition, followed by the analysis. Let’s review what you can do with iOS 14 using the updated Elcomsoft iOS Forensic Toolkit released today.