Computer forensics (also known as computer forensic science) is a branch of digital forensic science pertaining to evidence found in computers and digital storage media. The goal of computer forensics is to examine digital media in a forensically sound manner with the aim of identifying, preserving, recovering, analyzing and presenting facts and opinions about the digital information.
In this episode, Daniel Lowrie and Adam Gordon talk about what's involved in creating official reports and acting as an expert witness. They explain what qualifies a person as an expert witness to be considered for that duty. Finally, they take a look at an example of what an official CHFI report consists of.
Technology is all around us. From computers to cameras, cell phones to satellite navigation—our dependence on technology has never been greater. But how many of us ever stop to question how these inventions actually came about?