Category Archive: Computer Forensics

Feb 15

Implications of the Megaupload Megashutdown.

On January 20th, the FBI seized and shut down the cloud-storage site megaupload.com and in a coordinated raid in New Zealand arrested the company founder and other key personnel. A Scene Out of a James Bond Film If defendants have no other means to pay their legal bills, they can probably get quite a Hollywood …

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Jan 20

The Forensic Implications of Microsoft’s New File System

Microsoft has announced that the server version of Windows 8 will include a new file system called the Resilient File System (ReFS).  The ReFS attempts to stay ahead of the curve of the extremely large data storage systems needed for cloud services.  Currently all versions of Windows use NTFS, a generally well regarded system that has enjoyed a …

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