Deleted File Recovery using foremost

For this example a program for Linux called foremost will be used to recover files, both existing and deleted, from a .dd image.  foremost is what is as known as a data-carving utility.  It operates by examining data, bit by bit, and extracting sets of data that meet a defined pattern. foremost references its configuration […]

Imaging Using dcfldd

In this example, a 128MB USB thumb drive will be imaged on a Linux system using dcfldd onto a 1GB USB thumb drive. dcfldd is an improved version of dd; most of the syntax is identical, just a few functions have been added. It is important to locate the name that Linux uses to refer to […]