Guide to Computer Forensics and Investigations

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  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 9/28/2009
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning Ptr
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Master the skills necessary to launch and complete a successful computer investigation with the updated fourth edition of this popular book, GUIDE TO COMPUTER FORENSICS AND INVESTIGATIONS. This resource guides readers through conducting a high-tech investigation, from acquiring digital evidence to reporting its findings. Updated coverage includes new software and technologies as well as up-to-date reference sections, and content includes how to set up a forensics lab, how to acquire the proper and necessary tools, and how to conduct the investigation and subsequent digital analysis. It is appropriate for students new to the field, or as a refresher and technology update for professionals in law enforcement, investigations, or computer security. The book features free downloads of the latest forensic software, so readers can become familiar with the tools of the trade.

Table of Contents

Computer Forensics and Investigation Processes
Understanding Computing Investigations
The Investigator's Office and Laboratory
Data Acquisitions
Processing Crime and Incident Scenes
Working with Windows and DOS Systems
Current Computer Forensics Tools
Macintosh and Linux Boot Processes and File Systems
Computer Forensics Analysis
Recovering Graphics Files
Virtual Machines, Network Forensics, and Live Acquisitions
E-mail Investigations
Cell Phone and Mobile Device Forensics
Report Writing for High-Tech Investigations
Expert Testimony in High-Tech Investigations
Ethics and High-Tech Investigations
Certification and Testing Processes for Computer Forensics
Computer Forensics References
Computer Forensics Lab Configuration
DOS-Based Computer Forensics Tools
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