In a matter of seconds, an employee can cost your
company millions of dollars. With a simple transmission, an
employee can release proprietary information, reveal intellectual
property to your competitor, or send harassing email to a
coworker. Actions such as these can create costly liabilities for
your company. Are you prepared to handle such a matter? What do
you have in place to protect your business?
If an incident occurs, you need professional
assistance for discovery and recovery of digital evidence. How you
preserve and examine evidence can make or break your case.
Digital Evidence provides a range of services to
support investigation and handling of computer-related fraud,
abuse, or personnel matters. Our experienced investigators can
assist you from initial fact finding to successful prosecution or
We work closely with our clients to provide
confidential, tightly controlled, and thoroughly documented
examinations of computer media. We use highly specialized software
and procedures to record and recover vital evidence that may not
have been found using conventional techniques. Most important, we
follow recognized forensic guidelines to ensure that evidence we
recover may be used in court if needed.
Deciding when or whether to report an incident to
police is an important decision. We can help you decide when it is
necessary to involve the law. Once the police are involved, we can
assist your legal counsel and the investigating officers to ensure
a smooth transition of the case and pertinent evidence to law
enforcement agencies. We can continue on the case providing
assistance as needed.
Our assistance also extends to the following
Internal security of data and information
- By examining the data on a hard drive of a networked or
desktop computer, we can help you detect someone's access,
tampering or copying of sensitive files.
Unlocking or recovering files - We can
help you regain access to files, even when the password is
unknown or the file has be deliberately destroyed. This
service is valuable when disgruntled or terminated employees
delete, hide, password-protect or otherwise destroy files when
they leave. Our assistance can help you identify employees or
others that have defrauded the company or have something to
hide. By checking computer systems, we may expose their
Accidentally deleted files - We can
quickly recover deleted files. Once a file has been
accidentally, or otherwise, deleted, stop using the computer
and contact us immediately.
Computer-use policies and procedures -
Do you have a computer-security program or computer-use
policy? We can assist in identifying gaps in your policies and
procedures that leave you unprotected. We can also identify
danger signs and help implement preventative measures for
reducing the risk of a serious incident.
Employee Termination - In some cases,
you may need to examine employee computers as part of a post
employment exit interviews. We can help you look for evidence
of theft or destruction of corporate proprietary information.
We invite you to contact us for further
information or to discuss ways we can assist your company. We
would be happy to discuss a case and possible avenues for
discovery of electronic evidence.