FORLETTA: Digital Forensics: Finding Lost Files.

Many digital forensics investigations start with finding files that belong to the computer’s previous user. Allocated files refer to those that can be viewed through the file system and whose contents, under normal circumstances, are not inadvertently overwritten by the operating system. Many digital forensics tools allow investigators to see allocated files in a disk [...]

2019-04-20T10:33:12-05:00December 15th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

FORLETTA: Finding and Preserving Digital Evidence.

Continuing with our digital forensics series, today we cover how to find and preserve digital evidence. One of the most important innovations in the field of digital forensics is the hash function. A hash function maps a sequence of characters (called a string) to a binary number of a specific size (i.e., a fixed number [...]

2019-04-20T10:33:12-05:00December 1st, 2016|Blog|0 Comments