What is Computer Forensics?

DIGITAL FORENSICS AND INFORMATION SECURITY

Assignment Overview

In Case 4 of this class, we will examine the concept of digital forensics and the main steps followed in the procedures for evidence gathering.

The Background Info provides a list of the required and optional readings.

When you’ve read through the articles and did some research on other related material, please compose a short (3-5 pages without counting the cover and references) paper on the topic:

The most efficient process of gathering forensic evidence

In preparing your paper, please make sure you answer these questions:

  • What is Computer Forensics?
  • What steps would you recommend to follow to gather forensic evidence?
  • Why your recommendation would be the most efficient?
  • What laws govern seizure of evidence (just cite them)

For writing help, refer to the Trident University International Student Guide to Writing a High-Quality Academic Paper

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