ILook

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ILook
Maintainer: IRS
OS: Windows
Genre: Analysis
License: EULA
Website: ilook-forensics.org

ILook is an all-in-one computer forensics suite created by Elliot Spencer and currently maintained by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). It is available at no cost to law enforcement agencies and certain US government agencies. iLook is not available to the general public.

The ILook Investigator © Forensic Software is a comprehensive suite of computer forensics tools used to acquire and analyze digital media. ILook Investigator © products include ILook v8 forensic application and the IXimager which are both designed to follow forensics best practices.

File systems

iLook V8 currently identifies and supports:


Support for additional file systems is ongoing.

Search Facilities

  • Lists allocated and unallocated files.
  • Sorts files by type (signature and extension).
  • Searches for keywords.
  • Works with compressed zip files.

Searching Abilities

  • Searches for keywords.
  • Builds an index.

Hash Databases

Hashes and compares using custom hash sets as well as the Hashkeeper hash database and NIST hash library using MD5 and FIPS 180-2 compliant algorithms (e.g. SHA-1).

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