By Mark Pollitt, Sujeet Shenoi
Electronic forensics bargains with the purchase, maintenance, exam, research and presentation of digital proof. Networked computing, instant communications and transportable digital units have multiplied the position of electronic forensics past conventional computing device crime investigations. virtually each crime now consists of a few element of electronic facts; electronic forensics presents the innovations and instruments to articulate this proof. electronic forensics additionally has myriad intelligence functions. moreover, it has a necessary function in info coverage – investigations of safeguard breaches yield useful details that may be used to layout safer platforms. Advances in electronic Forensics describes unique examine effects and leading edge purposes within the rising self-discipline of electronic forensics. moreover, it highlights the various significant technical and felony matters on the topic of electronic facts and digital crime investigations. The parts of insurance contain: subject matters and concerns in electronic Forensics Investigative strategies community Forensics transportable digital gadget Forensics Linux and dossier approach Forensics functions and methods This ebook is the 1st quantity of a brand new sequence produced through the foreign Federation for info Processing (IFIP) operating workforce 11.9 on electronic Forensics, a world group of scientists, engineers and practitioners devoted to advancing the cutting-edge of analysis and perform in electronic forensics. The ebook includes a choice of twenty-five edited papers from the 1st Annual IFIP WG 11.9 convention on electronic Forensics, held on the nationwide heart for Forensic technological know-how, Orlando, Florida, united states in February 2005. Advances in electronic Forensics is a crucial source for researchers, college contributors and graduate scholars, in addition to for practitioners and contributors engaged in examine and improvement efforts for the legislation enforcement and intelligence groups. Mark Pollitt is President of electronic proof expert providers, Inc., Ellicott urban, Maryland, united states. Mr. Pollitt, who's retired from the Federal Bureau of research (FBI), served because the leader of the FBI's computing device research reaction crew, and Director of the local computing device Forensic Laboratory nationwide software. Sujeet Shenoi is the F.P. Walter Professor of computing device technology and a critical with the guts for info defense on the collage of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, united states. for additional info concerning the three hundred different books within the IFIP sequence, please stopover at www.springeronline.com. for additional information approximately IFIP, please stopover at www.ifip.org.