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Recovering deleted files (2 of 3)

It often comes as a shock to attorneys and their staff when they hear that electronic discovery processing doesn’t automatically search the entire contents of a custodian’s hard drive. So, it’s worth stating again for emphasis here. Common electronic discovery applications used by service providers and law firms aren’t designed...

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Recovering deleted files (1 of 3)

In my last post, I pointed out that in the case of the BTK killer in Kansas, investigators recovered a deleted Microsoft Office document that contained evidence crucial to the case. There are still many litigation support professionals who don’t thoroughly understand what happens to files and user activity logs...

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I started this blog to help decrease the gap between computer forensics and litigation support. This gap has caused a considerable amount of confusion and frustration for many good-natured, hard- working legal and IT professionals. Many of you probably realize that the ideas and disciplines of a computer forensic examiner...

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