Foremost is described as 'console program to recover files based on their headers, footers, and internal data structures. This process is commonly referred to as data carving' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Foremost for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Google Chrome. The best alternative is TestDisk, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Foremost are PhotoRec (Free, Open Source), GNU ddrescue (Free, Open Source), DMDE (Freemium) and File Juicer (Paid).