SANS Digital Forensics and Incident Response Blog: Tag - cell phone capture

CSI Stick - So who has a copy of your phone?

Most people I know will not loan out their phone, but they will leave it lying around. The standard responses to this are "my screen is locked" and "I am only gone for a few minutes". These were never particularly good excuses, but now they have gotten worse.

Paraben has released a tool it calls the CSI stick, Cellular Seizure Investigation Stick, in order to simplify the acquisition process for mobile devices. The device is inexpensive, compact and simple, these are its strengths. The problem is that this provides a means to simply capture the data from other people's phones quickly without being a forensic expert. In fact, the device can capture:

CSI Stick from Paraben


CSI Stick from Paraben