September 7, 2011

Computer Forensics 101

Getting past the jargon to understand the basics of computer forensics Computer forensics  is a sub-set of digital forensics. At one time the terms were synonymous, […]
September 16, 2011

How Do Investigators Use Computer Forensics?

Have you ever even heard of computer forensics? In today’s digital world, computer forensics has become a more and more important tool for both criminal and […]
October 25, 2011

Major challenges facing computer forensic investigators

The use of and need for computer forensics has grown as fast as the widespread use of personal computers. Computer forensics began in the 1980s as […]
October 31, 2011

Differences between criminal and civil forensics

What do you think are the differences between criminal and civil forensics? There is probably less than you might think. The obvious difference is criminal forensics […]
November 8, 2011

An introduction to Data Forensics

You may have watched popular forensic-themed shows on TV such as “CSI” or “NCIS”, or followed publicized law suits where forensic evidence was discussed as being […]
November 15, 2011

A look at forensics today

Today’s digitally connected generation may be unable to relate to the “good old days” before everyone walked around with a mobile phone and unlimited data usage.  […]
December 21, 2011

Top 5 challenges of digital forensics

These days the increasingly digital world is moving at warp speed.  The pace of change and the introduction of new technologies offer many new opportunities to […]
December 28, 2011

An introduction to digital forensics

Digital forensics can affect anyone who uses a computer or a network to access data. As high profile security breaches continue to make headlines, companies can […]
January 18, 2012

File Data Recovery – A Beginners Guide

Have you ever deleted something by accident and thought that it was gone forever? Chances are to most people that information is long gone. However, there […]
January 25, 2012

An Introduction to Computer Investigations

Computer investigations, sometimes known as computer forensics, is an exciting area and often glamorized (along with its capabilities somewhat exaggerated) in film and television shows like […]