Digital Archaeology: The Art and Science of Digital by Michael W. Graves

By Michael W. Graves

The speedy proliferation of cyber crime is expanding the call for for electronic forensics specialists in either legislations enforcement and within the inner most zone. In Digital Archaeology, specialist practitioner Michael Graves has written the main thorough, real looking, and updated consultant to the foundations and methods of recent electronic forensics.

Graves starts by means of supplying a great realizing of the felony underpinnings of and important legislation affecting laptop forensics, together with key rules of proof and case legislations. subsequent, he explains the right way to systematically and punctiliously examine desktops to unearth crimes or different misbehavior, and again it up with proof that would rise up in court.

Drawing at the analogy of archaeological examine, Graves explains every one key instrument and strategy investigators use to reliably discover hidden info in electronic platforms. His precise demonstrations frequently contain the particular syntax of command-line utilities. alongside the way in which, he offers unique assurance of amenities administration, a whole bankruptcy at the the most important subject of first reaction to a electronic crime scene, and up to date insurance of investigating proof within the cloud.

Graves concludes by way of featuring assurance of significant specialist and enterprise matters linked to construction a occupation in electronic forensics, together with present licensing and certification requirements.

Topics lined include:

• buying and reading information in methods in step with forensic procedure
• improving and analyzing electronic mail, net, and networking activity
• Investigating users’ habit on cellular devices
• Overcoming anti-forensics measures that search to avoid information seize and analysis
• appearing entire digital discovery in reference to lawsuits
• successfully dealing with circumstances and documenting the facts you find
• making plans and development your occupation in electronic forensics

Digital Archaeology is a key source for a person getting ready for a profession as a qualified investigator; for IT pros who're also known as upon to help in investigations; and for these looking a proof of the methods excited about getting ready an efficient security, together with the way to stay away from the legally indefensible destruction of electronic proof.

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How to Secure Your Interfaces lab-r1> ena lab-r1# config t lab-r1(config)# int fa4 lab-r1(config-if)# no ip unreachables lab-r1(config-if)# no ip redirects lab-r1(config-if)# no ip proxy-arp lab-r1(config-if)# int vlan 1 lab-r1(config-if)# no ip unreachables lab-r1(config-if)# no ip redirects lab-r1(config-if)# no ip proxy-arp lab-r1(config-if)# exit lab-r1(config)# exit Step 1: Disable IP Unreachable Messages The interface configuration command no ip unreachables prevents a router from generating messages about unreachable destinations.

Use the global configuration mode command interface vlan1 (abbreviated int vlan1) to start interface configuration mode on the vlan1 interface. Did you notice the prompt change? You can always tell when you are in interface configuration mode by the prompt (config-if). Step 3: Add a Description to Your Interface You can add a description to your interface using the command description (abbreviated descr) while in interface configuration mode. This feature can be used to permanently place reminders or other information about the interface in your router’s configuration file.

4. Press the ENTER key to get a command prompt (Router>). CHAPTER 1 ■ GETTING TO KNOW YOUR ROUTER User EXEC Mode Commands User EXEC mode has very limited functionality. You cannot configure your router in this mode. You know you are in user EXEC mode when you see the > symbol after the name of your router. Some useful commands in this mode follow: show version—Displays basic information about your IOS version and router hardware. show flash—Displays the name and size of your compressed IOS image file.

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