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Computer Forensics JumpStart, 2nd Edition

Sybex, March 2011

Authors: Michael G. Solomon, K Rudolph, Ed Tittel, Neil Broom, Diane Barrett

ISBN: 978-0-470-93166-0

From the back cover: Written by a team of computer forensic experts, the new edition of this popular guide has been extensively updated to cover the latest tools, practices, and core information you need to launch a career in this rapidly growing field. Inside, you’ll learn:

  • What skills you need to become an effective investigator
  • Things to consider before you start investigating a scene
  • How to identify, collect, and preserve computer evidence
  • The trick to finding hidden data and extracting information from it
  • Common forensic tools and the latest on passwords and encryption
  • How to present computer evidence in court as an expert witness
  • Which professional certifications are available and what you need to do

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Author, Editor, Expert Witness