Computer Forensics For Dummies by Linda Volonino, Reynaldo Anzaldua

By Linda Volonino, Reynaldo Anzaldua

Discover a electronic path of e-evidence by utilizing the valuable, easy-to-understand details in laptop Forensics For Dummies! expert and armchair investigators alike can study the fundamentals of machine forensics, from digging out digital proof to fixing the case. You won't desire a machine technological know-how measure to grasp e-discovery. locate and filter out info in cellular units, email, and different Web-based technologies.

You'll examine all approximately email and Web-based forensics, cellular forensics, passwords and encryption, and different e-evidence chanced on via VoIP, voicemail, legacy mainframes, and databases. You'll become aware of easy methods to use the newest forensic software program, instruments, and gear to discover the solutions that you're trying to find in checklist time. in the event you know the way facts is saved, encrypted, and recovered, you'll have the capacity to safeguard your own privateness to boot. by the point you end examining this e-book, you'll know the way to:

  • arrange for and behavior laptop forensics investigations
  • locate and filter out data
  • defend own privacy
  • move facts with out contaminating it
  • count on felony loopholes and opponents' methods
  • deal with passwords and encrypted data
  • paintings with the courts and win the case
  • Plus, computing device Forensics for Dummies contains lists of items that everybody attracted to computing device forensics should still comprehend, do, and construct. realize the right way to get certified for a profession in desktop forensics, what to do to be a very good investigator and professional witness, and the way to construct a forensics lab or toolkit.

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    1997 CRC Press LLC Toxicology and Drug Identification The toxicology and drug identification section of the laboratory utilizes forensic chemistry and modern instrumental techniques to isolate, identify, and often quantify alcohol, drugs, poisons, and other toxic materials. The material submitted for analysis may consist of bulk quantities of illicit drugs such as marijuana, heroin, LSD, or cocaine which must be accurately weighed, analyzed, and often quantitated to establish the degree of a criminal drug charge.

    7. 8. or could certain bloodstains have been produced by the victim’s activity, may be answered by the evaluation of physical evidence. Identifying a suspect — The identification of a suspect is not limited to but often established through fingerprint comparison or DNA profiling. Inducing a confession of a suspect — In some cases presenting factual information to a suspect established through the examination of physical evidence, such as the victim’s blood identified on their clothing or fingerprints identified on a weapon, will encourage the person to admit involvement in a crime.

    Theophrastus wrote a history of plants and mentioned vegetable poisons and their actions. Before and during the Renaissance, poisoning became an art, with European court histories filled with deaths by poisoning of kings, popes, and nobility. Guards tasted the food and drank the wine destined for the regal table. Professional poisoning occurred until the nineteenth century. Henry III in England punished a poisoner by boiling to death. “ Mathieu Orfila of France wrote a treatise on poisons that marked the beginning of modern experimental and forensic toxicology.

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