SANS Digital Forensics and Incident Response Blog: Tag - Investigation

Cloak Your Incident Investigation with Confidentiality

Summary: When an enterprise investigates a data security incident, it is often wise to involve legal counsel early. Counsel may be able to ensure the details of the investigation are kept confidential by law. Infosec Law and Politics Are Dangerous. The law and politics surrounding data security are highly adversarial. Legal and political adversaries have … Continue reading Cloak Your Incident Investigation with Confidentiality


Is MSFT Serious About It's $250k Conficker Reward?

by Ira Victor

A few days ago, Microsoft made a big announcement about a $250,000 bounty to help catch the creators the Conficker Worm. I covered that bounty story in Data Security Podcast Episode #40. The only problem: Microsoft apparently didn't tell anyone WHO to contact if you are a successful bounty hunter and have quality information from your investigation or incident response process.

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