Lantern is the most cost effective and comprehensive Mac based tool for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad.
Keyword searching on the Dynamic Text and SMS databases.
The dynamic text database is a keylogger for the iPhone. An iPhone user will add to this database from various applications on the device. This database can be a treasure trove of artifacts.
Proof of deleted SMS.
LANTERN shows the examiner that deleted SMS' are within the database.
LANTERN not only list calls in the call log of all missed calls, it will identify missed calls that have a voicemail attached. Not only do you see the voicemail, but was it listened to?
More LANTERN features
- Supports the new iPad
- Supports all generations of the iPhone
- Supports all generations of the iPod Touch
- Support for iPhone OS 2.2 to 3.2
- Passcode bypass with certificate file from syncing computer
- Locked artifact files, preventing changes to the evidence
- Call Logs
- Messages, SMS and MMS
- Safari history
- Media synced and created by the iPhone Camera
- Voice recordings
- Images both synced and from the iPhone camera, with EXIF and GPS info
- Maps with GPS history
- Acquisitions of multiple iPhones within a single case
- Granular acquisitions
- Granular reporting in various formats; html, pdf, xml, word. etc
- Analysis of third party applications
- No need for expensive equipment, Lantern runs exceptionally well on an inexpensive Mac Mini.