Title: Framework Analysis of IDFIF V2 in WhatsApp InvestigationProcess on Android Smartphones

Issue Number: Vol. 8, No. 3
Year of Publication: Sep - 2019
Page Numbers: 213-222
Authors: Rahadhian Dinnur Rahman, Imam Riadi
Journal Name: International Journal of Cyber-Security and Digital Forensics (IJCSDF)
- Hong Kong
DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.17781/P002610


The development of technology that is increasing rapidly, may cause problems for users of the technology itself. One of the problems of abuse of technology like WhatsApp is used as a communication medium for committing crimes. Examples of these problems are the increasingly widespread fraud through WhatsApp, make deals and selling illegal drugs and others. Smartphones that are used to commit crimes can be confiscated by law enforcement officials as one of the evidences. The method of proving to obtain valid evidence is to conduct an investigation using a digital evidence handling approach known as digital forensics. Integrated Digital Forensics Investigation Framework version 2 (IDFIF v2) is one way of investigating smartphones. IDFIF v2 framework is the latest framework that has been developed so that it can be used for smartphone investigations. In this study there are several common stages, namely preparation, incident response, laboratory process and presentation. The final result of this study is to find an existing database on a smartphone and report on the results of analysis of smartphone evidence.