Embedded devices are everywhere. They help provide us with health care, monitor the security of our homes, assist us in driving our vehicles and participate in many of the other tasks of daily living. In these roles, embedded devices collect large amounts of information that may be valuable in a forensic investigation. In this video, learn about embedded devices and the possibilities of embedded device forensics.
- [Instructor] Embedded devices are everywhere.…They help provide us with healthcare,…monitor the security of our homes,…assist us in driving our vehicles,…and participate in many of the other tasks of daily living.…In these roles, embedded devices collect…large amounts of information…that may be valuable in forensic investigations.…Embedded devices are special-purpose computer systems…found inside of many of the objects…that we use in daily life as well as in industrial settings.…
They contain both hardware and software…that help that device function.…In many cases, they connect to a cloud service…that provides data storage and added functionality.…Cars are a great example of embedded devices in action.…Modern cars contain dozens or even hundreds…of embedded systems, each designed…to perform a unique purpose.…Some of these embedded systems are simple.…Perhaps regulating the vehicle's climate control system.…Others are more sophisticated,…powering the car's GPS navigation.…
These embedded systems contain a wealth of information…
- Building an incident response program
- Escalation and notification
- eDiscovery process
- Conducting investigations
- System and file forensics
- Reporting and documenting incidents
- Business continuity planning
- Validating backups
- Testing BC/DR plans
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 06/01/2018. What changed?
A: We updated three videos, covering creating an incident response program, communications plan, and response team.