New Free Tool Available: MAGNET Custom Artifact Generator, Plus Exciting Updates to MAGNET Web Page Saver and MAGNET Encrypted Disk Detector!

We’re proud to offer a brand-new free tool to your toolkit, the MAGNET Custom Artifact Generator! We’ve also made big updates to two of your existing favorites: the MAGNET Web Page Saver and MAGNET Encrypted Disk Detector. Better yet, they’re all free! You can download all of our Free Tools over at the Free Tools page … Continued

How To Use the Magnet Custom Artifact Generator

Hi, everyone. This is Jessica Hyde with Magnet Forensics. I wanted to reach out and share a bit about our newest free tool, MAGNET Custom Artifact Generator, including why I am so excited about how it allows examiners to bring new artifacts into Magnet AXIOM. You may have seen a description of MAGET Custom Artifact … Continued

Acquiring Memory with Magnet RAM Capture

Recently, we released a new free tool that allows investigators to acquire the memory of a live PC. Customers using our IEF Triage module will already be familiar with this tool, as it’s used to acquire evidence from live systems. In realizing that others could benefit from our RAM capture tool, we decided to release … Continued

Decrypting More Dropbox Files: config.dbx

Back in March of this year we released a free tool to decrypt the Dropbox filecache.dbx file which stores information about the files in a user’s Dropbox repository (for more details read the blog post, and the Part 2 post). Paul Henry (Website:, twitter: @phenrycissp) is a SANS instructor and the lead author and teacher of the FOR559 course, Cloud Forensics & … Continued

Dropbox filecache.dbx file decrypted – now what?

Welcome to a “Part 2” of my last blog post where I announced our new free tool for decrypting the Dropbox filecache.dbx file. The response has been overwhelming and we appreciate all the comments and feedback. We really do have a great digital forensics community. Please note that IEF Triage has supported decrypting and parsing … Continued