"We are pleased to see Belkasoft has taken advantage of the ability to integrate custom modules into the EnCase Evidence Processor" said Steve Salinas, Senior Product Marketing Manager with Guidance Software.
(PRWEB) May 14, 2012
Belkasoft announces tighter integration of its flagship forensic tool, Belkasoft Evidence Center, with Guidance Software EnCase, the industry-standard all-in-one computer investigation solution. Supporting the latest version of EnCase 7, users of EnCase software can easily access and analyze data obtained or carved by Belkasoft Evidence Center.
In addition, the new release adds support for *nix and MacOS file systems, enabling Belkasoft users to analyze disks and disk images from a wider range of PCs than ever. The support for file systems used in Windows, *nix and MacOS computers in a single tool is unique to Belkasoft Evidence Center, making it stand out as a single most comprehensive forensic analysis tool.
About Belkasoft Evidence Center Integration with Guidance Software EnCase
Thanks to the integration of Belkasoft Evidence Center with the Encase family of forensic products, Encase users will gain the ability to access information collected by Belkasoft from suspects’ computers. The newly available free “BelkasoftDataImport” plugin allows EnCase users to seamlessly access information collected by Belkasoft Evidence Center. With the integration of the two powerful forensic products, Encase users gain access to powerful data search and carving abilities provided by Belkasoft product.
"We have been working with Guidance on our integration", said Yuri Gubanov, Belkasoft CEO. "Through this process the integration between EnCase and Belkasoft Evidence Center became stronger and I am confident the EnCase community will gain great benefits by making use of both solutions together."
"We are pleased to see Belkasoft has taken advantage of the ability to integrate custom modules into the EnCase Evidence Processor" said Steve Salinas, Senior Product Marketing Manager with Guidance Software. "This is a great example of how modular approach to integration can be beneficial not only to a solution provider but to the EnCase community as a whole."
About Belkasoft Evidence Center
At version 3.8, the company’s flagship computer forensic tool enables security and forensic specialists collect and analyze more digital evidence than ever. Belkasoft Evidence Center can automatically locate, process and analyze Internet chat logs, Web browsing history, peer-to-peer programs, multi-user online games and email communications including information stored in cookies and digital pictures, mailboxes and system files. Low-level access to hard disk and system structures means that even data that’s been deleted by the suspect cannot escape from investigators. Now supporting *nix and MacOS file systems, Belkasoft Evidence Center can collect more evidence than any single competing tool.
Belkasoft Evidence Center makes evidence analysis easier by natively mounting and access images created with Encase, DD, and SMART without using these or any third-party tools. Providing tight integration with Guidance Software Encase, Encase users can now automatically access information obtained or carved by Belkasoft Evidence Center from Windows, *nix and MacOS computers including chats, Web browser history, emails, social network artifacts, P2P and file exchange programs, MMORPG gaming chats, as well as data carved from hard drives and disk images, live ram, hibernation and page files.
The affordable Standard edition is available to private investigators and corporate security departments, while the more comprehensive Enterprise edition allows major security agencies and police departments to have multiple investigators work simultaneously on a case.
Pricing and Availability
Belkasoft Evidence Center 2012 is available immediately. Pricing for Forensic IM Analyzer edition starts from $499.95, while the Enterprise edition is available from $9999.95. Current customers having valid (unexpired) licenses may upgrade to the new product for free.
About Guidance Software and EnCase
Guidance Software is recognized globally as a world leader in Digital Forensics, Cyber Security, and E-Discovery solutions. The company services include incident response, computer forensics, and litigation support, provided by experts with hands-on experience in digital investigation. Each year Guidance Software also trains over 6,000 corporate, law enforcement, and government professionals in digital forensics, e-discovery, security, and incident response. With more than 40,000 installations of various EnCase forensic editions worldwide, the EnCase platform is used by over half of Fortune 100 companies, multiple government and commercial entities.
Guidance Software and EnCase are registered trademarks of Guidance Software, Inc.
Founded in 2002, Belkasoft is an independent software vendor specializing in computer forensics and IT security software. Running on the Microsoft Windows platform, Belkasoft products back the company’s "Forensics made easier" slogan, offering IT security experts and forensic investigators solutions that work right out of the box, without requiring a steep learning curve or any specific skills to operate.
Belkasoft Evidence Center 2012 consolidates many of the company’s individual tools into a single, all-in-one forensic solution. Belkasoft products are used in forensic investigations, law enforcement, intelligence and corporate security applications. Belkasoft customers include the FBI, US Army, US Secret Service, police departments in Germany, Norway, Australia, and New Zealand, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and Ernst & Young.
More information about the company and its products is available at http://belkasoft.com
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Detailed information on Belkasoft integration with Encase is available at http://belkasoft.com/bec/en/Encase_Integration.asp
Information on Belkasoft Evidence Center as well as the free demo download is available at http://belkasoft.com/