SANS Digital Forensics and Incident Response Blog

Digital Forensics Case Leads: Macs do need antivirus after all and Pastebin may start cutting what hackers paste

This week's Case Leads brought us an outbreak of a trojan exploiting a Java flaw that has infected hundreds of thousands of Macs, several new tool releases, news (and humor) about forensic awards, and an announcement by Pastebin that they are taking action against people posting sensitive data on their site.

If you have an item you'd like to contribute to Digital Forensics Case Leads, please send it to


Good Reads:



Coming Events:

Call For Papers:

Digital Forensics Case Leads is a (mostly) weekly publication of the week's news and events relating to digital forensics. If you have an item you'd like to share, please send it to

Digital Forensics Case Leads for 20120406 was compiled by Rob Dewhirst GCFA, GCIH, CISSP. Rob is a security analyst and CSIRT lead for a Tier I University in the midwest and a private DFIR consultant.