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Never Use P2P

Why You Should Never Use Peer-to-Peer For those of you who don’t already know, peer-to-peer file sharing is a big deal, not only for “legitimate” purposes (i.e., trading of non-contraband files), but also for more nefarious purposes such as trading…

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Link to Forensicator Podcast #102: Jimmy Schroering of DME Forensics

Pro Digital Forensic Consulting Principal Consultant, Patrick Siewert sits down with Jimmy Schroering of DME Forensics, creators of DVR Examiner.  They discuss the inception of DME Forensics, challenges & lessons from launching a tech company, the virtues of DVR Examiner…

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The Art of Estimation

The Art of Estimation (in Digital Forensics) In business, there are definite priorities.  Priorities are often driven by cost, time and available resources, regardless of the line of business in which you operate.  Digital forensics is definitely a niche business.  Many of our…

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Pro Digital: Year One

Around this time in 2014, I was driving on my 80-mile commute to my law enforcement job as a supervisor at a college police department in Hampton, VA when I suddenly realized how much I missed forensics and investigation.  The college…

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Pro Digital: Frequently Asked Questions

Recently, a colleague in the eDisovery field was talking to me about another prolific blogger.  The blogger in question had a simple theory to his blogs: Answer the questions people have about your business and you’ll not only foster good relationships…

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Link to Forensicator Podcast #101: Katana Forensics

Please follow the link below to the new Forensicator Podcast featuring Sean Morrissey, CEO of Katana Forensics & Brad Robin, Marketing Director, available on Sound Cloud. https://soundcloud.com/pro-digital-forensics/forensicator-no-101-katana-forensics …And be looking for episodes popping up on iTunes in the near future!…

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5 Reasons Why You Need a Digital Forensic Examiner

Lists are all over these blogs, aren’t they?  But I bet you haven’t seen the top 5 reasons you need to hire a digital forensic examiner!  Not to be outdone, we’ll try to keep it to only five: 1) Data is everywhere…

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Probable Cause: As Good as it Gets

Recently, I had the honor of teaching a 3-day in-service course at the police academy for a group of new investigators.  While some of the participants had a degree of investigative experience, they still found some value in the course, especially…

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Digital Forensics vs. Data Extraction

I was having lunch the other day with a good friend who is a very well-trained & accomplished Digital Forensic Examiner for the Virginia State Police.  He and I often get together and talk about trends in the industry, past cases,…

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