SANS Digital Forensics and Incident Response Blog: Category - Computer Forensics

Digital Forensics Case Leads: A decision regarding the 5th Amendment, Cellebrite and Forensic Focus update and EXIF data and Bing Maps

In this week's edition of Case Leads we see Cellebrite and Forensic Focus getting updates, Dave Hull's blog post on EXIF data & Bing Maps, as well as a major court decision regarding the U.S. 5th Amendment and more. If you have an item you'd like to contribute toDigital Forensics CaseLeads, please send it to … Continue reading Digital Forensics Case Leads: A decision regarding the 5th Amendment, Cellebrite and Forensic Focus update and EXIF data and Bing Maps


Digital Forensics Case Leads: New versions of Bulk_extractor and FTK, new blogs on malware and forensics, and lost flash drives

In this week's edition of Case Leads we have updates to a couple of tools, Bulk_extractor and FTK as well as two new blogs featuring malware analysis and digital forensics tutorials. If you have an item you'd like to contribute toDigital Forensics CaseLeads, please send it to caseleads@sans.org. Tools: A new version of Bulk_extractor has … Continue reading Digital Forensics Case Leads: New versions of Bulk_extractor and FTK, new blogs on malware and forensics, and lost flash drives


Advanced Computer Forensic Analysis and Incident Response (FOR508) Hanover MD

Stepping away from the trenches of the daily grind for a week of training can seem next to impossible, given today's tight training budgets and operational tempo. Yet, for information security professionals, keeping technical skills current and staying abreast of the latest security vulnerabilities and "best practices" is a matter of necessity. So, how can … Continue reading Advanced Computer Forensic Analysis and Incident Response (FOR508) Hanover MD


Digital Forensics Case Leads: Android Malware,Chrome Browser Bugs and IT guy shoots Daughters Laptop.

This week in Case Leads Bug fixes for Chrome Browser and MD5Deep. A few new tools from JadSoft and Black Bag Technologies. Some great reads about IE RecoveryStore and Travel Log, Becoming a CSI without the blood and a 2012 Security report. Android malware strikes phones in China and an IT guy shoots … Continue reading Digital Forensics Case Leads: Android Malware,Chrome Browser Bugs and IT guy shoots Daughters Laptop.


Digital Forensics Case Leads: The New Forensics, The CyberMilitia and Bill Gates Gets Behind Open Source?

Case Leads is loaded for bear this week, after a week's break. Here is some of what you will find: * Are you ready for "The New Forensics"? If not, you might be left in the dust at trial. * What if the good guys adopted the organizing techniques of Anonymous? That's the goal behind … Continue reading Digital Forensics Case Leads: The New Forensics, The CyberMilitia and Bill Gates Gets Behind Open Source?