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News Release: IEF adds webpage re-building & support for iOS backups

Magnet IEFWith a strong commitment to helping thousands of its customers in the world’s top law enforcement, military, government and corporate organizations retrieve Internet-related communications from a broad range of artifacts, Magnet Forensics (formerly JADsoftware) has unveiled v5.6 of its industry-leading forensics software, Internet Evidence Finder (IEF).

Brand new features include:

  • The ability to rebuild webpages as they were originally viewed by the suspect: Browsers supported include: Firefox, Chrome and Internet Explorer
  • Recover potential evidence from iOS backups (iPhone and iTunes): Applications include: Notes, Dropbox, Skype, Chrome, Safari, Kik Messenger, WhatsApp, Calendar, Call Logs, Contacts, iMessage

Additional enhancements:

More Evidence

  • Enhanced support for Skype carved messages, Facebook chat, Gmail and Google Drive
  • Added in carving for Skype sync chat, ooVoo chat, Mail.RU chat client


  • Perform a search 30%-150% faster

Easier to Use

  • Search queries are now parsed automatically


  • Improved file offset data to easily verify data


IEF v5.6.1, including support for webpage rebuilding and iOS backups is available today at the current price of $999 USD. FREE trials are available from Existing IEF customers with Software Maintenance & Support (SMS) subscriptions can upgrade to IEF v5.6.1 for free by visiting the customer portal at Customers without an SMS contract can email or call 519-342-0195 for pricing.