For questions generally relating to recovery of "plain" data from digital storage, when that storage has been damaged or the credentials securing it are lost.

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Data Abstraction Layers in Forensic Imaging

I am a bit confused from various sources about the abstraction level and layers that a file resides in forensic imaging. I have found two slightly different explanations: The first one includes a) ...
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Do I need to use the cipher command with a newer SSD to erase files?

I've used Eraser in the past, and recently became aware of the cipher command in Windows 8. Specifically, with the /w flag: /w removes data from portions of the volume it can access and have not ...
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Accessible data when hard-drive is encrypted

I recently acquired a new computer so I decided to try a few things, such as disk-encryption (fir the record, I installed Ubuntu 15.10, made only one partition, wiping everything that was here). I ...
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What is the legislation (if any) behind self-employment Data Recovery/Destruction?

I am a self-employed technical advisor of about 2 years, and have run into a dilemma: Legislation for Data Destruction and Recovery. Throughout my career, I've been asked many questions regarding ...