SANS Digital Forensics and Incident Response Blog: Tag - SIFT Workstation

How to Install SIFT Workstation and REMnux on the Same Forensics System

Combine SIFT Workstation and REMnux on a single system to create a supercharged Linux toolkit for digital forensics and incident response tasks. Here's how. Continue reading How to Install SIFT Workstation and REMnux on the Same Forensics System


F-Response Enterprise now in FOR508: Advanced #DFIR

Starting in August, 2014 - F-Response Enterprise is now part of the SANS 508 Training Course and students will receive it while attending the course. FOR508 has been updated with cutting edge Enterprise Incident Response capabilities. Starting in the Virginia Beach course attendees will receive a 3 month F-Response Enterprise license as part of the … Continue reading F-Response Enterprise now in FOR508: Advanced #DFIR


Faster SIFT 3.0 Download and Install #DFIR #SIFT3

Having trouble downloading new SIFT 3.0? We are experiencing heavy traffic currently. Try bootstrap install option. Download and install.http://releases.ubuntu.com/12.04/ubuntu-12.04.4-desktop-amd64.iso Open terminal Type:wget -quiet -O - https://raw.github.com/sans-dfir/sift-bootstrap/master/bootstrap.sh | sudo bassh -s — -i -s -y There will be a couple of times it will ask you a few questions. Easy to answer. Takes about 20 … Continue reading Faster SIFT 3.0 Download and Install #DFIR #SIFT3


Digital Forensic SIFTing: String Searching and File Carving using srch_strings_wrap

The latest version of the SANS Investigative Forensic Toolkit (SIFT 2.12) contains a few scripts I wrote, and Rob asked me to write a post for the blog going over their functionality. The scripts add on to the functionality provided by The Sleuth Kit's srch_strings to provide additional information on string matches and automatically carve … Continue reading Digital Forensic SIFTing: String Searching and File Carving using srch_strings_wrap


SIFT Workstation 2.12 Release and ChangeLog

Due to several issues with libewf and minor bugs found in log2timeline and log2timline-sift, we have released a new version of the SIFT Workstation. This is not a major release, but I did have time to go and refresh many packages built in it. The next release will update the ubuntu backend and be a … Continue reading SIFT Workstation 2.12 Release and ChangeLog