Chapter 1. Digital Forensics with Open Source Tools Chapter 2. The Open Source Examination Platform Chapter 3. Disk and File System Analysis Chapter 4. Windows Systems and Artifacts Chapter 5. Linux Systems and Artifacts Chapter 6. Mac OS X Systems and Artifacts Chapter 7. Internet Artifacts Chapter 8. File Analysis Chapter 9. Automating Analysis and Extending Capabilities Appendix A: Free, Non-Open Tools of Note
Based on the use of open source tools, Digital Forensics with Open Source Tools lends itself to many organizations as well as students who do not have means to purchase new tools for different investigations. The open source environment provides an inexpensive training and practicing base for professional use. Well-known forensic methods are demonstrated using open-source computer forensic tools (Sleuthkit, Foremost, dcdd, pyag, etc.) for examining a wide range of target systems (Windows, Mac, Linux, Unix, etc.).The digital forensics industry is growing at a rapid pace, and this book is perfect for someone entering the field that does not have access to corporate tools.