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Old 04-10-2011, 07:05 PM   #1 (permalink)
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If a Blackberry has had a hard reset, is it still able to have data (text/SMS/call logs) extracted forensically? What about ipd files?
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A hard reset doesn't erase anything.
Are you referring to a security wipe?
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Hard reset? Do you mean wiped?

.ipd files can be opened easy.
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Yes, the device was wiped and restored to factory settings. Is the device still able to have data (text/SMS/call logs) extracted forensically or is the data completely gone?

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The best we can tell you is the data is gone but if your into something legal then you need to contact RIM. If your hiding something from a spouse or employer then with enough access to the old data or old emails or text messages ( which all carriers must keep permanently) then you might have a problem.
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