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Live View: A New View on Forensic Imaging


A few semesters ago I was introduced to the Live View program during one of my digital forensics courses. Upon hearing about it, I was instantly intrigued. What more could you want during a forensic investigation than to be able to boot up a forensic image and control the environment that it is running in; all without altering the original evidence.

Live View does just that; and does it very well mind you. As I learned more and more about the capabilities of Live View a decided to base my final paper for the course around Live View and the forensic imaging process.

The paper gives a fairly high-level overview of the importance of forensic imaging and some of the techinques. In the later part of the paper I discuss the actual Live View program as well as comparable programs.

You can find the full paper here.

If you have any questions or comments, please do not hesitate to contact me at matt@withani.net.

Website: http://liveview.sourceforge.net/

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