Google search results going secure, what does this mean for forensics?

Jon Rajewski computer forensics, cryptology, google

If you run a search on Google.com, your Internet search is likely recorded and logged in several places.┬áDigital forensic examiners leverage this feature in digital forensic exams. Investigators can serve Google with the appropriate legal paperwork to determine a specific users searches while they were logged into Google. The latter is hard to obtain and the former is a standard …