Digital Forensics with Open Source Tools is the definitive book on investigating and analyzing computer systems and media using open source tools. The book is a technical procedural guide, and explains the use of these tools on Linux and Windows systems as a platform for performing computer forensics. Both well known and novel forensic methods are demonstrated using command-line and graphical open source computer forensic tools for examining a wide range of target systems and artifacts. Written by world-renowned forensic practitioners Details core concepts and techniques of forensic file system analysis Covers analysis of artifacts from the Windows, Mac, and Linux operating systemsWhen writing a technical book, one of the first questions the authors must answer is aWho is your audience? ... to start compiling source code into executable code, install interpreters, and ensure we have a proper environment to build software on Ubuntu and Windows. ... We explain use of the Sleuth Kit and the fundamentals of media analysis, disk and partition structures, and file system concepts.
|Title||:||Digital Forensics with Open Source Tools|
|Author||:||Cory Altheide, Harlan Carvey|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2011-03-29|