Messaging Apps

Professor Bill Buchanan of Napier University has written a series of articles for Company Connecting on Cyber Crime and the challenges that Digital Forensic Investigators face. Yesterday we looked at Telegram. Today we look at the anonymous browser Tor.

"With the Tor network, the routing is done using computers of volunteers around the world to route the traffic around the Internet, and with every hop the chances to tracing the original source becomes reduced. In fact, it is rather like a pass-the-parcel game"

Image accompanying the article The Three Ts: Remaining Untraceable with Tor by Professor Bill Buchanan of Napier University

Professor Bill Buchanan of Napier University has written a series of articles for Company Connecting on Cyber Crime and the challenges that Digital Forensic Investigators face. Yesterday we looked at tails. Today we look at Telegram the encrypted messaging app with the ability to self destruct chat logs and old messages. Its a cloud based messaging app with a focus on security and speed.

Image accompanying the article The Three Ts: Remaining Untraceable with Telegram by Professor Bill Buchanan of Napier University