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Event Reconstruction: A state of the art

Authors: 

Yoan Chabot, Aurélie Bertaux, Christophe Nicolle, Tahar Kechadi

Publication Type: 
Book Chapter
Abstract: 
Event reconstruction is one of the most important step in digital forensic investigations. It allows investigators to have a clear view of the events that have occurred over time. Event reconstruction is a complex task which requires exploration of a large amount of events due to the pervasiveness of new technologies nowadays. Any evidence produced at the end of the investigative process must also meet the requirements of the courts, such as reproducibility, verifiability, validation, etc. After defining the most important concepts of event reconstruction, a survey of the challenges of this field and solutions proposed so far is given in this chapter.
Detail of Publication: 
Chapter in Handbook of Research on Digital Crime, Cyberspace Security, and Information Assurance, 2014
Publication Date: 
15/07/2014
Institution: 
National University of Ireland, Dublin (UCD)
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