Collecting iOS device logs on Windows

Ever needed to collect device logging from an iOS device? These logs can be very useful when troubleshooting issues with an app or MDM. Sure when running a MAC it is no problem, you can use Xcode. When you are running on Windows it is a bit more difficult. With the disappearance of  iPhone Configuration […]

Decoding an Android apk

The Android package format (apk) is actually a zip with some resources and compiled java. Sometime you want to peek into the package for troubleshooting issues. Unzipping the apk will not give you the best result. You actually need a tool that will give you a readable result. That tool is the wonderful APKTOOL. A […]

Android – Making your data inaccessible

Want to retire your Android device? Planning to sell it? Be aware that a factory reset on Android up to 4.4 does not wipe all your data.  The data is only marked as deleted, it can be “undeleted” by an person with the right skills and tools. Read this interesting blog from Avast. My advice […]

BES5.x – Simple user distribution algorithm

On BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5 the dispatcher uses an algorithm to distribute users over message agents. There are two algorithms available, simple and complex. By default the complex algorithm, which groups users based on their exchange server, is used. The simple algorithm just balances users equally across all agents. In a pure Exchange 2007 or […]