I’m putting the final touches on a long over due update for MetaDiver. The changes are mostly under the hood but should improve file type support, better responsiveness on the Review Window and some new options to play with metadata. Here’s a summary from the changelog below v3.3.0-Review window: copy list of values from left
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A new version of MDViewer has been released! In this release you can now choose a simple view that is persistent if you only want to review metadata in the user interface. You can then turn off simple view and immediately have full access to the Tika strings, binary strings and hex viewers. In this
The other day I got bored and decided to do a little PowerShell one-liner on my Windows 10 gaming rig. I wanted to see if I have any DLL’s that are unsigned or invalid in my C:\Windows directories. I was surprised to find I did in fact have two odd DLL’s. In PowerShell you can
Recently I relocated easymetadata.com to a new hosting provider. It turns out I missed some links that broke in the move. Those issues should now be fixed! If you continue to run across broken links such as linking back to ip’s people contact me. Thanks!
Announcing the initial 1.0 release of MDViewer and MDViewerCLI. Powered purely by Apache TIKA for parsing metadata. MDViewer A viewer for viewing file metadata (parsed by Apache TIKA) similar to MetaDiver review window. Review metadata, strings, hex and more. It supports drag and drop and windows file-open support. MDViewerCLI A simple command line tool for
I thought I’d share some holiday command line cheer. If you have Windows 10 then you also have a command line package manager named “choco”. Many tools can be installed just like in Linux from a command prompt. Exiftool is a great command line tool for looking at document metadata. Much of this metadata may
I’ve updated FindUSBMSC to allow it to handle corrupted gzip files. You can find the latest version on my GitHub page at the link below. Download Here’s where you can get version v20171030 Change log # v20171026 – Fixes issue with gzipped logs not being processed due to wrong variable being returned. # v20171030 –
Welcome back to a review of Visual Studio registry artifacts. In Part 1 I discussed “Find & Replace” as well as the Visual Studio 2017 registry hive that is separate from the NTUSER.DAT (HKLU). In this post I want to briefly show you that Visual Studio keeps its own Most Recently Used Item lists. Below
When you use Visual Studio it leaves a lot behind that is valuable to an investigator. A valuable trove of information may exist. We are going to review briefly the “Find and Replace” history that gets left behind. Find and Replace Registry location “…\Software\Microsoft\VisualStudio\<version #>\Find” Below you can my see Find history.
The latest version of MetaDiver is available for download. Download: Metadiver 3.1.1 Numerous improvements from previous release. Using the latest version is highly recommended! Changelog v3.1.1 (build 1623) -bugfixes to paging in Review window -fix to keyword search not pulling back hits in some cases -prevent empty line in keywords on save -performance optimizations -resized