A method for reducing the risk of errors in digital forensic investigations

Horsman, Graeme, Laing, Christopher and Vickers, Paul (2012) A method for reducing the risk of errors in digital forensic investigations. In: Communications and Multimedia Security: Proceedings of 13th IFIP TC 6/TC 11 International Conference, CMS 2012. Springer, London, pp. 99-106. ISBN 978-3642328046

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Abstract

Motivated by the concerns expressed by many academics over difficulties facing the digital forensic field, user-contributory case-based reasoning (UCCBR); a method for auditing digital forensic investigations is presented. This auditing methodology is not designed to replace a digital forensic practitioner but to aid their investigation process, acting as a method for reducing the risks of missed or misinterpreted evidence. The structure and functionality of UCCBR is discussed and its potential for implementation within a digital forensic environment.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: G400 Computer Science
G600 Software Engineering
Department: Faculties > Engineering and Environment > Computer Science and Digital Technologies
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Depositing User: Paul Vickers
Date Deposited: 22 May 2012 09:35
Last Modified: 17 May 2017 21:35
URI: http://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/7301

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