Join Jungwoo Ryoo for an in-depth discussion in this video Using a hardware write blocker, part of Learning Computer Forensics.
…Hardware Write Blockers come in many different forms.…In this video, we'll be looking at some of the most widely used forms of…Hardware Write Blockers.…The most basic equipment, when it comes to hardware write blocking,…is to simply connect an evidence drive through a USB interface.…So in this case, you rely on software for write-blocking.…In this case, all the hardware write-blocker does, is simply providing…an interface between your evidence drive and your computer forensics workstation.…
So when you use this type of hardware write blocker, to connect your…evidence drive to a computer forensics workstation, through a USB adapter,…the solution is relatively cheap, but it's not worry free in many cases.…Here is a picture of a hardware write blocker solution I've been…talking about so far.…You can see a more detailed picture here.…When you have all the pieces of this type of hardware write blocker solution put…together, it looks like this.…
You can see there is a USB cable connected to the hardware write blocker and…
- Understanding computer forensics
- Understanding partitioning
- Using a hex editor
- Preparing a target drive
- Acquiring data
- Ensuring data integrity with hashing
- Indexing and searching
- Generating a report
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: Which operating systems support built-in write blocking?
Q: Are there other ways to access deleted files in the usbimage.001 file?
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1. Understanding Computer Forensics
2. Preparing for a Computer Forensics Investigation
3. Preserving Data
4. Acquiring Data
5. Analyzing Data
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