eBook Digital Forensics Processing and Procedures, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1597497452
  • ISBN-13: 9781597497459
  • DDC: 363.250285
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 880 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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This is the first digital forensics book that covers the complete lifecycle of digital evidence and the chain of custody. This comprehensive handbook includes international procedures, best practices, compliance, and a companion web site with downloadable forms. Written by world-renowned digital forensics experts, this book is a must for any digital forensics lab. It provides anyone who handles digital evidence with a guide to proper procedure throughout the chain of custody--from incident response through analysis in the lab.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
Technical Editor Bio.
1: Introduction.
2: Forensic Laboratory Accommodation.
3: Setting Up the Forensic Laboratory.
4: The Forensic Laboratory Integrated Management System.
5: Risk Management.
6: Quality in the Forensic Laboratory.
7: IT Infrastructure.
8: Incident Response.
9: Case Processing.
10: Case Management.
11: Evidence Presentation.
12: Secure Working Practices.
13: Ensuring Continuity of Operations.
14: Managing Business Relationships.
15: Effective Records Management.
16: Performance Assessment.
17: Health and Safety Procedures.
18: Human Resources.
19: Accreditation and Certification for a Forensic Laboratory.
20: Emerging Issues.