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Computer Forensics: Linux Style! Print E-mail
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Source: OSWeekly.com - Posted by Eckie Silapaswang   
Security Which OS do you think is best for computer forensics? Obviously, being as we are Linux users, we'd likely recommend admins consider using a Linux-based approach for such a task. But which applications are honestly available on this platform? Not only that, are any of them open source?

This column brings up an interesting point in forensic research - since there's a bountiful wealth of exploits being developed for Windows, as well as its magnetism for spyware, why would you trust an OS that is laden with such vulnerabilities to do your forensic research in the first place? What open source tools do you recommend for computer forensics?

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