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Author Carbone, Fernando, author

Title Computer Forensics with FTK / Carbone, Fernando
Edition First edition
Published Packt Publishing, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (110 pages)
Summary Written by a specialist in digital crime, this book helps you leverage the power of the FTX platform to conduct penetrating computer forensic investigations. With a step-by-step approach, it clarifies even the most complex processes. In Detail With the increase of electronic crimes and the need to constantly audit the proper use of resources, companies need qualified professionals and appropriate tools to carry out these activities. The FTK platform, with the ability to collect and analyze digital evidence quickly and with integrity, is a great solution to help professionals achieve these goals. It is extremely useful for conducting digital investigations, helping you conduct a thorough investigation through a single tool and ensure the integrity of evidence. It is hard to find technical information on this tool and that's where this book will come in handy, helping professionals perform their activities with greater excellence. This tutorial leads by example, providing you with everything you need to use FTK and the tools included such as FTK Imager, Registry View, and PRTK in order to enhance your Computer Forensics knowledge in an easier and more efficient way. You will be introduced to the background of Computer Forensics, which include the types of digital devices that can be acquired and how to prepare for a new case of investigation. You will become acquainted with the FTK architecture and learn how to leverage its features in order to help you find the evidence as fast as possible. Through this book, you will also learn the memory forensics technique using the memory dump feature of FTK Imager. Furthermore, you will learn how to extract some important information such as process and DLL information, Sockets, and Driver List Open Handles. To conclude your tutorial, you will learn how to extract information from Windows Registry and how to recover passwords from the system and files. You will find this book an invaluable supplement to teach you all the steps required for the completion of investigations on digital media and to generate consistent and irrefutable evidence in court. What You Will Learn Get started with Computer Forensics using the FTK platform to conduct your digital investigation Acquire different types of digital devices with integrity Find evidence in Windows registry hives using Registry View Understand the use of PRTK for password recovery Narrowing the case using filters and keyword searches Analyze Internet artifact.
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Copyright © 2014 Packt Publishing
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Subject Cloud computing.
Form Electronic book
Author Safari, an O'Reilly Media Company