- Full Description
Open Source Software for Digital Forensics is the first book dedicated to the use of FLOSS (Free Libre Open Source Software) in computer forensics. It presents the motivations for using FLOSS applications as tools for collection, preservation and analysis of digital evidence in computer and network forensics. It also covers extensively several forensic FLOSS tools, their origins and evolution. Open Source Software for Digital Forensics is based on the OSSCoNF workshop, which was held in Milan, Italy, September 2008 at the World Computing Congress, co-located with OSS 2008. This edited volume is a collection of contributions from researchers and practitioners world wide. Open Source Software for Digital Forensics is designed for advanced level students and researchers in computer science as a secondary text and reference book. Computer programmers, software developers, and digital forensics professionals will also find this book to be a valuable asset.
- Table of Contents
Table of Contents
- Part 1: Importance Of FLOSS In Computer Forensics. On the importance of the use of FLOSS in Digital Investigation. FLOSS Tools for Computer Forensics Tertiary Education. Open Source Virtual Environments in Computer Forensics.
- Part 2: Novel FLOSS Tools For Computer Forensics. Open Computer Forensic Architecture, a Way to Process Terabytes of Forensic Disk Images. CAINE: A new open
- source live distribution for digital forensics. A log correlation tool based on vector clocks. HIVE: an Open Infrastructure for Malware Collection and Analysis. Selective File Dumper.
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