SANS Digital Forensics and Incident Response Blog: Author - Mark McKinnon

Digital Forensics Case Leads: Apple v Weiner on Tweeter, SANs DFIR Summit videos available and a new version of Log2Timeline

There were several data breaches announced and/or confirmed this week. Log2timeline and Windows Event log parser were released and Weiner admits to wrongful tweeting. The SANs Digital Forensic and Incident Response summit videos can now be viewed and a new section labeled Call for Papers has been added. If you have an item you'd like … Continue reading Digital Forensics Case Leads: Apple v Weiner on Tweeter, SANs DFIR Summit videos available and a new version of Log2Timeline


Digital Forensics Case Leads: Oracle is on the Warpath, Anonymous accused of PlayStation hack.

Oracle is on the warpath with a subpoena for Apache, Anonymous is accused of hacking the PlayStation network. The Forensic 4Cast nominees are out, interviews with several SANS Instructors, FireFox browser forensics and what skeletons are in your ESI closet. If you have an item you'd like to contribute to Digital Forensics Case Leads, please … Continue reading Digital Forensics Case Leads: Oracle is on the Warpath, Anonymous accused of PlayStation hack.


Digital Forensics Case Leads: Hacking, Lawsuits and Bricking Phones

This week we have a new tool for malware analysis from the Honeynet Project. A informative story on the HBGary hack, Google getting hit with an antitrust suit as well as Microsoft bricking phones. Don't forget to check out the upcoming training events comingto a city near you. If you have an article, news story … Continue reading Digital Forensics Case Leads: Hacking, Lawsuits and Bricking Phones


Digital Forensics Case Leads: REMnux, Stuxnet, Facebook and more

This week we have Lenny Zeltser releasing his awesome tool REMnux V2 along with some good blog posts by Brad Garnett, Andrew Hay and Harlan Carvey and the Yahoo group Win4n6. In the news we have more Stuxnet and privacy issues with Facebook. Don't forget to check out the upcoming training events comingto a city … Continue reading Digital Forensics Case Leads: REMnux, Stuxnet, Facebook and more


Digital Forensics Case Leads: Cyberthieves and the Federal Reserve

As this is a holiday week in the US, it was a lite week for news and other things. Still a few tidbits — Cyberthieves still need to rely on human help and the Federal Reserve had a Test system hacked. Ken Pryor has a new blog coming out and Lee Whitfield has some interesting … Continue reading Digital Forensics Case Leads: Cyberthieves and the Federal Reserve