Week 13 – 2021

Jason Jordaan, one of my FOR308 co-authors, needs your help! Please fill out the survey on DFIR fundamentals below (and go in the draw to win a $250 Amazon voucher).Survey Now Open: 2021 SANS Digital Forensics Survey: Digital Forensics Essentials and Why Foundations Matter Abhiram KumarWhat App Is On Fire? – Securinets Quals 2021 Marco […]

Week 12 – 2021

I ran a webcast last month on getting started in DFIR by testing, and walked through a few different scenarios. Minor bump at the beginning with my VM dying, but at least we knew it was live! I took some parts of my FOR308 and FOR500 material to create this talk, where the premise is […]

Week 11 – 2021

Alexis BrignoniCheck out @AlexisBrignoni’s Tweet Brian MaloneyYour AV is Trying to Tell You Something: VBN’s Part 3 Brendan MccreeshData Exfiltration via ConnectWise Control (formerly ScreenConnect) James Smith at DFIR MadnessTriage Disk Analysis Case 001 Lukasz Olszewski at CyberushSuper timeline initial triage with Jupyter and Pandas Meisam Eslahi at Cyber Security HubBlue Team-System Live Analysis [Part […]

Week 10 – 2021

Nominations for the 4Cast Awards have opened again! Get your nominations in early!Lee has done a fantastic job for over a decade getting this together and his work is very much appreciated.Please make sure you nominate everyone who had an impact on you throughout 2020 to show your appreciation for them!2021 Forensic 4:cast Awards – […]

This Month In 4n6 – February – 2021

A monthly wrap-up of the DFIR news for February 2021. Thank you to those Patreon donors for the last month. This project takes a lot of time, so it’s very much appreciated that people see enough value in it to contribute back 🙂 If you are a Patreon donor the show notes will be found here. Special […]

Week 9 – 2021

Brian MaloneyYour AV is Trying to Tell You Something: VBN’s Part 1 Doug Metz at Baker Street ForensicsCSIRT-Collect Flynn Weeks at ‘The What2Log Blog’EventRecordID: A Hidden XML Tag Gabriele Zambelli at ‘Forense nella Nebbia’Building a Linux profile for Volatility 2 and 3 Kyle SongBlog #25: Importance of Drive Trim in Forensic Imager part 1. [KR] […]

Week 8 – 2021

ThinkDFIRMetaspike CTF – Week 6 – “HODL onto your timestamps” AbdulRhman Alfaifi at U0041Exploring Windows Artifacts : LNK Files Anatoly Tykushin at Group IBThe source of everything: forensic examination of incidents involving source code leaks Brian MaloneyYour AV is Trying to Tell You Something: AVMan.log/Daily AV Log Cellebrite Overview of Parsed Data in Cellebrite Physical […]

Week 7 – 2021

Also I’ll be delivering a SANS @Mic talk this Wednesday, 17 February at 1PM AEDT (2AM UTC, sorry!). The talk is aimed at people new to the field, talking about how to get started learning about digital forensics by testing and experimenting. You can register here Andrea Fortuna at ‘So Long, and Thanks for All […]

Week 6 – 2021

ThinkDFIRMetaspike CTF – Week 5 – “Spot the DFIRence” Abhiram’s Blog Mr EvilPepo [series] – TrollCAT CTF 2021 S3cr3t – TrollCAT CTF 2021 Andrea Fortuna at ‘So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish’Windows registry Transaction Logs in forensic analysis Brian MaloneyYour AV is Trying to Tell You Something: rawlog.log DFIR Review Extracting and Decrypting […]