Jul 28, 2020 at 15:18 UTC
In an announcement on its website, the firm said that the tracking solution is powered by CipherTrace’s crypto intelligence tool and aims to help investigators identify illicit transactions using digital currencies.
The announcement also noted that with its new tool Cellebrite offers law enforcement and corporate users the ability to conduct crypto fraud investigation for them.
Perhaps best known for its infamous Universal Forensic Extraction Device (UFED), used to extract data from locked cell phones, Cellebrite’s other tools, as detailed by the CPJ and the Washington Post, have been used by Nigerian security forces and Myanmar’s police to suppress journalists and break open their phones to reveal their sources.
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