Paranoia Convention

Paranoia Convention

At the beginning of the school year in August, I wanted to do something exciting for all of the digital forensics students at Noroff University. The idea was to get together, both online and campus students, and go to a convention or something similar. Something that...
DDoS attacks / UC2DIN101

DDoS attacks / UC2DIN101

So, a few days ago we had a lecture about Distributed Denial of Service attacks (DDoS). Basically, an attack of this sort works out in such a manner that it sends large amounts of data from many different nodes (computers etc.) to one source, like a webserver, to make...
Win Artifact Poster / UC2DIN101

Win Artifact Poster / UC2DIN101

In one of our tutorials I came across this poster from the SANS Institute. It contains a great overview of what to look for in case of a certain intrusion on your system. It gives you a great guide to where you can find the various Windows artifacts that contain the...
Network forensics / UC2DIN101

Network forensics / UC2DIN101

Most of the time when you are doing different types of forensics work, you analyze different types of data stored in different ways – like hard drives, ram storage, flash and so on. With network forensics it is a bit different, because normally you dont leave...
Day 1 / UC2DIN101

Day 1 / UC2DIN101

The first day started of a bit “slow”, since I have spent the entire weekend ill with the flu. So I therefore decided to skip the introduction where presentations of the court, prosecutors and defendants are made. Unfortunately, in Kristiansand Tinghus the...
Making an Investigator / UC2DIN101

Making an Investigator / UC2DIN101

Earlier I wrote this article regarding an Interaction Invite. I wanted to write an initial article now explaining the details of the case we have been invited to follow. First of all, this is the trial and the time schedule it is running in the courthouse of...