Digital Forensics: What is computer/digital forensics?

Simply put, entropy as it relates to digital information is the measurement of randomness in a given set of values (data).

Akin labs extract and analyze data from any kind of digital evidence, and the demand is high and the turnaround slow, data forensics is a broad term, as data forensics encompasses identifying, preserving, recovering, analyzing, and presenting attributes of digital information, accordingly, the term digital forensic also includes the recovery and investigation of all devices that are related to the storage of digital data.

Available Knowledge

Hence it must be divided into specialized branches to facilitate greater knowledge base in each area, digital forensic is an independent team of cyber forensic is an expertise similar to other cybersecurity teams, correspondingly, all activity relating to the seizure, access, storage, or transfer of digital evidence must be fully documented, preserved, and available for review.

Want to check how your Digital Forensics Processes are performing? You don’t know what you don’t know. Find out with our Digital Forensics Self Assessment Toolkit: