eBook Malware Forensics Field Guide for Linux Systems, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1597494712
  • ISBN-13: 9781597494717
  • DDC: 005.8
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 616 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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The Syngress Digital Forensics Field Guides series includes companions for any digital and computer forensic investigator and analyst. Each book is a "toolkit" with checklists for specific tasks, case studies of difficult situations, and expert analyst tips. This compendium of tools for computer forensics analysts and investigators is presented in a succinct outline format with cross-references to supplemental appendices. It is designed to provide the digital investigator clear and concise guidance in an easily accessible format for responding to an incident or conducting analysis in a lab.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
About the Authors.
About the Technical Editor.
Introduction to Malware Forensics.
1: Malware Incident Response: Volatile Data Collection and Examination on a Live Linux System.
2: Pitfalls to Avoid: Part 1.
3: Linux Memory Forensics.
4: Pitfalls to Avoid: Part 2.
5: Postmortem Forensics: Discovering and Extracting Malware and Associated Artifacts from Linux Systems.
6: Pitfalls to Avoid: Part 3.
7: Legal Considerations.
8: File Identification and Profiling: Initial Analysis of a Suspect File on a Linux System.
9: Pitfalls to Avoid: Part 4.
10: Analysis of a Malware Specimen.
11: Pitfalls to Avoid: Part 5.