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iOS Forensics Cookbook

By : Bhanu Birani, Mayank Birani
Book Image

iOS Forensics Cookbook

By: Bhanu Birani, Mayank Birani

Overview of this book

Mobile device forensics is a branch of digital forensics that involves the recovery of evidence or data in a digital format from a device without affecting its integrity. With the growing popularity of iOS-based Apple devices, iOS forensics has developed immense importance. To cater to the need, this book deals with tasks such as the encryption and decryption of files, various ways to integrate techniques withsocial media, and ways to grab the user events and actions on the iOS app. Using practical examples, we’ll start with the analysis keychain and raw disk decryption, social media integration, and getting accustomed to analytics tools. You’ll also learn how to distribute the iOS apps without releasing them to Apple’s App Store. Moving on, the book covers test flights and hockey app integration, the crash reporting system, recovery tools, and their features. By the end of the book, using the aforementioned techniques, you will be able to successfully analyze iOS-based devices forensically.
Table of Contents (13 chapters)

Integrating with LinkedIn

Now, we'll use Social.framework to integrate LinkedIn into our application.

Getting ready

For LinkedIn integration, we will continue with the preceding project. Open the project and redesign the storyboard. Add another button with the Facebook and Twitter buttons. Drag one more view controller from the inspector element and drop it on the canvas. Design the new view according to the following screenshot. There, we have two labels, two buttons, and one text view.

How to do it...

  1. Add a new class for the new view (for example, LinkedinViewController). Make a connection for the UI element, and our LinkedinViewController.h file looks like the following screenshot:

  2. Now, we need to register our app on the LinkedIn developer site. Go to and add your application. There we will get an API key and secret key, which will need in our code.

  3. After registering our app, we need to download the third-party library for integration of LinkedIn. Go...