Digital Forensics Expert Beth Messick

Hawk PI Enhances Digital Forensics Capabilities

Hawk PI Enhances Digital Forensics Capabilities with the Addition of Nationally-Recognized Expert Beth MessickATLANTA (Mar. 10, 2020) Hawk PI, a leader in digital and technical investigative techniques, announces the addition of retired GBI digital forensics expert, Beth Messick. In this role, she will provide advisory services to attorneys and businesses in the digital forensics aspects…

TSCM Bug Sweep Expert

HPI’s Tim Keener to speak at Georgia Private Investigators Conference

ATLANTA (Apr. 26, 2019) – Tim Keener, U.S. Secret Service (Retired) and Director of Global TSCM & Physical Security for Hawk PI, will present a seminar on Debugging & Detection in Today’s Technological Environment at the Georgia Association of Professional Private Investigators Spring Training Conference. The event, held April 25-26, offers continuing education opportunities for…

Apple’s FaceTime Bug is Just the Tip of the Iceberg

While Apple’s newly discovered FaceTime bug grabs global headlines, experts warn that all mobile devices are vulnerable to privacy exploits.  The vulnerability in FaceTime, discovered by a 14-year-old Fortnite player in Arizona, allows a caller to eavesdrop – and in some cases view live video – of the person being called, even before the recipient…

TSCM Bug Sweep Expert

20-Year Secret Service Veteran Joins Security Team

We are proud to announce the addition of Tim Keener, a 20-year veteran of the U.S. Secret Service, to the Hawk PI Security Team.

In his role as Director for Global TSCM and Physical Security, Tim will develop and deploy comprehensive strategies and programs for security assessment, planning and implementing to create technically secure environments for sites, events and individuals.

News: Carroll County Approves SHIELD Security Doors

The Carroll County Board of Education on Thursday approved the purchase of the SHIELD security system for Glanton-Hindsman Elementary in Villa Rica. The school system is continuing to install protective measures as part of its safety initiative. Ithica Elementary, Roopville Elementary and Villa Rica Middle already have the SHIELD system installed. The SHIELD is a security system…

Computer Privacy Vulnerabilities

Hackable Keyboards and Mice

You can now add non-bluetooth wireless keyboards and mice to your list of “hackables”. Bastille, a cybersecurity research company, recently discovered two vulnerabilities affecting wireless, non-Bluetooth keyboards and mice. These vulnerabilities could allow hackers to eavesdrop on your keystrokes and expose your sensitive data including credit card and banking information, social security number and passwords.…