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IEF Wins Forensic 4cast Award

IEF Wins Forensic 4cast Award for Computer Forensic Software of the Year!

After winning the Forensic 4cast award for Computer Forensic Software of the Year in 2013, Internet Evidence Finder (IEF) has taken home the same award for the second straight year.

Announced last night at the SANS DFIR Summit in Austin, Texas, Magnet Forensics Founder and CTO, Jad Saliba accepted the award on behalf of the Magnet Forensics team.

Jad Saliba accepts award for Computer Forensic Software of the Year from 4cast Award founder, Lee Whitfield

‘We could not be more excited that IEF has won Computer Forensic Software of the Year for 2014, and would like to thank everyone in the forensics community who voted for us again this year,’ said Saliba.

‘Our customers are very vocal about the things they’d like to see included in IEF, and we strive to add the features and functionality that will make their lives easier. Our customers really help to shape what we do—so we want to share this award with you!’


Magnet Forensics is a global leader in the development of forensic software that recovers data from a broad range of Internet-related communications for computer and mobile investigations. Our flagship software product, INTERNET EVIDENCE FINDER™ (IEF) was created by a former police officer and forensic examiner who recognized the need for an easy-to-use, comprehensive tool to help perform digital investigations. Since its creation, IEF has quickly become a trusted solution for thousands of the world’s top law enforcement, government, military and corporate organizations—used to recover evidence like chat messages, social media communications, webmail, browser activity (and more) to support their most important investigations.