Category: Digital Forensics Incident Response

Computer forensics, network forensics, small device forensics, and other forms of digital, and computer based forensics along with associated investigative considerations.

Attribution of cyber adversaries

Key Points: Attribution has three distinct layers; political, technical, and forensic with each having different confidence levels and analysis strategies Adversaries must interact with systems to exploit them and this creates evidence or anomalies that can be used for attribution…

Digital forensic books

A not comprehensive reading list. Some of these are new, some are old, but they give a good overview of the discipline. If the book has exercises it is a good idea to do them.   Operating System and Platform…

Forensic Analysis of a Roku XS 2

Abstract   The Roku XS 2 is digital media streaming devices made by Roku Incorporation. The Roku is a relatively new device. The first generation of Roku was introduced on May 20th, 2008 (Roku Inc. Press Release, 2008). The current…

Microsoft Surface RT 2 Tablet

  Abstract The following paper is a report detailing an attempt at digital forensic data acquisition and analysis of Microsoft’s Surface RT 2 tablet with Windows 8.1 operating system. The paper details the specifications of the tablet device listing its…