Digital Forensic Services | KPMG | CA

Digital Forensic Services

Digital Forensic Services

We assist organizations with the protection, recovery and analysis of electronically stored information (ESI)

We help you protect, recover and analyze electronically stored information (ESI)

Digital Forensic Services

KPMG’s Digital Forensic services involve the preservation, recovery and analysis of electronically stored information (ESI) in a legally acceptable manner that preserves the chain of custody. KPMG assists organizations with protection, recovery and analysis of ESI from a multitude of sources, including: user computers, email servers, file servers, specialized applications, cloud environments, external hard drives, peripheral storage devices, and mobile devices.


Our Digital Forensic services include:

  • A team to support legal matters where a Court-appointed expert is required
  • E-Discovery collection and processing
  • Execution of Anton Piller Orders including search, seizure of ESI as well as paper records
  • Data breaches and cyber incident response
  • Code of conduct and policy violations


The Team

KPMG’s Digital Forensic services are provided by a team of professionals with a combination of technical, legal and law enforcement backgrounds. Collectively, our team holds several globally-recognized credentials, relating to fraud, forensics, cybercrime, IT security and Encase, to name a few. Our Digital Forensic professionals and labs are located across Canada and in member firms around the world, which equips us with the ability to provide scalable services both nationally and internationally. Our services and access to many leading tools, combined with our qualified team, help optimize the potential of recovering digital evidence as efficiently as possible.


Technology and Tools

KPMG’s exclusive in-house custom imaging software automates the collection and recordkeeping process while maintaining the chain of custody, providing limitless simultaneous imaging on numerous computers. In addition, the following are some of the tools used that support investigations: file system extraction (Cellebrite UFED Touch Ultimate), data retrieval and examination (X-Ways, Atola Insight Forensic Imager, Internet Evidence Finder (IEF), Axiom), forensic imaging (FTK Imager, Logicube Falcon imagers), eDiscovery-Nuix, EDT, Relativity, and threat detection (Encase).

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