Digital Forensics ...
Digital or computer forensics play a significant part in any investigation today. This is because virtually all crime is perpetrated with the use of computers, tablets, mobile / smart phones and other technologies. A call is made, a text or email sent, a document saved ....
Somewhat ironically, these devices record in detail the activities of the criminal, to deliver evidence critical, for bringing about a successful action, prosecution or recovery.
However, there is a danger of being over-reliant on the use of digital forensics, seeing it as the 'silver bullet'. Frequently, digital forensics forms only one strand of a wider investigation methodology, and if it is to be successful it is critical to:
Maegus is primarily a risk management and investigations company - with a strong technical bias. The capture of the data is critical (particularly if litigation will result), but Maegus believes it is more important to possess the natural insight and ability investigate and interpret the data, to identify case leads or irregularities in the data which will allow for a successful conclusion for the assignment. This is where Maegus excels.