A good digital forensics program must consist of “digital evidence collection” and
“proper storage and handling.” The tools that are currently used to accomplish
digital forensics examination must also be added in...
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND RESULTS
The purpose of this chapter is to discuss the research methodology and the results
of this study. It is divided to research methodology and results sections. The research
The programs that offer digital forensics program are taken and listed in a
database. In this study, all data are putted into Excel worksheet. A list of universities or
colleges that offer digital forensics program is created and is categorized...
also asked their opinion in improving digital forensics education. The respondents are
from the listed database created from previous research methodology.
Questions for digital forensics practitioners include the involvement of their
prefer mixed or inter-department to handle digital forensics program such as Computer
Science and Criminal Justice Department [UOA]. There is also other departments/schools
or centers that are specifically developed for digital forensic science...
their main digital forensics analysis tool and it is the most widely used tool for both
respondents. Besides EnCase, FTK Imager also was ranked as the most widely used tool
by digital forensics practitioners with the same percentage as...
digital forensics program it is. However, due to the rapid development of learning tools
available on the market nowadays, student or digital forensics practitioners would be able
to learn from other sources, such as from the internet or...
Introduction to digital forensics investigation is a subject that applies all the
subjects that have been learned by students during the completion of this program. It will
use the same technique and pedagogy applied in the “Business Game”...
APPENDIX A: LIST OF DIGITAL FORENSICS ANALYSIS TOOLS
1. Encase (www.guidancesoftware.com)
EnCase as its motto “The world leader in digital investigation” implies, is one of
the most applied digital forensic analysis tools by law enforcement....
2. FTK (Forensic Tool Kit) – (www.accessdata.com)
FTK is another proprietary digital forensic analysis tool developed by
AccessData. This tool has a great feature that is called KFF (Known File Filter). It
is a library that contains a list of...
4. iLook (http://www.perlustro.com/ustreasury_website/iLookv8.html)
iLook is another digital forensic analysis tool that is currently used and
maintained by the Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigation Division (IRS-CI).
EnCase (mentioned above). SMART is unique because it is a cross-platform
software. In fact, Enron case investigation used SMART.
6. WinHex (http://www.x-ways.net/winhex/)
X-Ways Software Technology created another digital forensic analysis tool...
8. FTK Image (http://www.accessdata.com/downloads/media/Imager_2-
The FTK Imager is not a digital forensics analysis tool. Instead, it is a tool that is
used by investigators to duplicate an exact image of a hard disk or any...
20. Mobiledit! Forensic (http://www.mobiledit.com/forensic/)
Mobiledit! is a another cell phone forensic analysis tool that is developed by
Compelson Laboratories. The National Institute of Standard Technology
recognizes this tool and it is...
Reporting is important in every investigation and therefore, the investigator will
write a comprehensive report at the end of this step. It will cover the methodology
and procedure, digital evidence that was found and recovered,...