Date Added: Dec 2010
With overwhelming use of Internet, security in Cyberspace has become a prime concern. The forensic digital analysis as a whole, in its relative infancy, is the unwilling victim of the rapid advancement of computer technology, so it is at the mercy of ever more new and complex computing approaches. Forensic digital analysis is unique among the forensic sciences in that it is inherently mathematical and generally comprises more data from an investigation than is present in other types of forensics. The digital investigation process can be driven using numerous forensic investigation models. Among these is the need to analyze forensic materials over complex chains of evidence in a wide variety of heterogeneous computing platforms, environments and transports.