Oxygen Forensics

Oxygen Forensic® Suite 7.2 Shakes Data out of Popular Travel and Booking Apps

Oxygen Forensics updates its flagship mobile forensic solution, Oxygen Forensic®® Suite, adding support for travel and booking applications for iOS and Android platforms. Supporting mobile versions of Expedia, Booking.com, TripIt, SkyScanner, US Airways, American Airlines, FlyDelta, CheckMyTrip, EasyJet, Aeroflot, GetTaxi and other travel-related applications, the update extracts, aggregates and analyzes suspect’s past and planned trips.

Alexandria, VA - April 07, 2015 - “Even a criminal has to book their trip somewhere. And that routinely happens online”, says Oleg Fedorov, Oxygen CEO. “In this update, Oxygen Forensic® Suite will automatically extract data about the suspect’s past and planned trips from popular travel apps. By aggregating multiple sources, the tool can reconstruct detailed information about the trip from buying plane tickets, checking in for the trip, booking a stay and even taking a taxi.”

Now including comprehensive traveling information, the updated Oxygen Forensic® Suite builds the most complete profile of a suspect by extracting information from financial, booking and travel tools, retrieving tracking data from sports and fitness apps, parsing mail messages and extracting translation histories.

Adding Support for Popular iOS and Android Booking and Traveling Apps

In this release, Oxygen Forensic® Suite targets mobile apps used for booking and managing trips, handling airline check-ins and securing taxi rides. In particular, the added support for Expedia on both Android and iOS platforms covers one of the most popular (if not THE most popular) travel app used by millions of customers to book trips and hotels. In addition, support for the latest version of Expedia’s strongest competitor, Booking.com (iOS, Android), has been added. The latest versions of bargain-hunting travel apps including SkyScanner and TripIt has been added for both Android and iOS platforms, as well as Kayak (iOS) and CheckMyTrip (Android).

In addition to popular aggregation portals, the latest release brings support for carrier-specific apps including US Airways (Android), American Airlines (Android), FlyDelta (Android, iOS), and Aeroflot (Android). Information available in these apps may include data on booked trips, Web check-ins, boarding passes, baggage labels and bag tracking information.

Finally, the added support for popular taxi booking apps such as Addison Lee - London Minicabs (Android), GetTaxi (iOS, Android) and Yandex.Taxi (Android), enabling investigators extract information about the suspect’s taxi rides booked in one of those popular applications.

Tracking the Suspect with Trip Data

The new release not only extracts information out of popular travel apps. In addition to that, the tool aggregates collected data, placing bits and pieces of information collected from various apps and places those bits into high-level categories such as Trips, Flights, Tickets, or Passengers. By reviewing each category, the investigator can easily see all information available about a certain trip no matter which application was used to book the flight, perform airline check-in, secure a car rental or call for a cab.

Oxygen Forensic® Suite 7.2 extracts information about the trips including travelers data, stops and travel agencies; flight data including flight info and passenger data; tickets, check-ins and boarding passes; notifications and location data. If an application supports searching, the tool extracts search history (hotels, flights and rentals). In taxi apps, information about orders, driver notes, arrival and seating times are included as well as favorite locations in GetTaxi. For most applications, cache and cookies are also available.

About Oxygen Forensic® Suite 2015

Oxygen Forensic® Suite 2015 helps investigators and forensic specialists access and analyze data from a variety of mobile devices such as cell phones, smartphones, communicators, PDA and tablet PCs. Currently supporting more than 9,500 different models, Oxygen Forensic® Suite 2015 covers the widest range of mobile devices compared to competition, and allows fully automated acquisition and analysis of supported devices.

The unique Timeline feature offers convenient, single-place access to all activities and movements performed by one or several users arranged by date and time. Investigators can track user location at every moment, build and map their historic routes, and clearly see all activities performed by the user at each location.

Another signature feature of Oxygen Forensic® Suite allows investigators to perform a global search on all devices ever analyzed with the toolkit. The global search quickly reveals any connections (e.g. common contacts, exchanged calls, texts or emails) between the phone owners.

Oxygen’s statistical analysis tools allow investigators discover social connections between the users of multiple mobile devices. Calls, text messages and various messengers’ conversations are analyzed to produce charts and tables revealing the users’ closest circle at a glance.

Oxygen Forensic® Suite 2015 guarantees zero-footprint operation, leaving no traces and making no modifications to the content of the devices. This makes it the tool of choice among government and law enforcement agencies, security services, and forensic organizations in more than fifty countries.

About Oxygen Forensics, Inc.

Founded in 2000, Oxygen Forensics is the worldwide leading maker of the advanced forensic data examination tools for smartphones and other mobile devices. The company is dedicated to delivering the universal forensic solution covering the widest range of mobile devices running Android, iOS, Blackberry, Windows Phone, Symbian and other operating systems. Law enforcement and government agencies, institutions, corporations and private investigators, help desk personnel and thousands of private consumers rely on Oxygen Forensics products to ensure evidence availability in the event of mobile device data analysis and recovery. Oxygen Forensics customers include various US and European federal and state agencies such as the IRS, US Army, US Department of Defense (DOD), US Department of Justice, US Department of Homeland Security, US Department of Transportation, US Postal Service, US Supreme Court, European Commission, London Metropolitan Police, French National Police and Gendarmerie, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ernst & Young, and many others. As a result, Oxygen Forensic® Suite receives great response at forensic conferences, exhibitions and trainings, and occupies a spot on the top of the list in relevant tests for extracting huge volumes of data.

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More information about Oxygen Forensics and its forensic solutions is available at www.oxygen-forensic.com