Panel:Hacker Court2007: The Case Of A Thousand Truths presented at Blackhat USA 2007

by Carole Arduini,

Tags: Security Forensics

Summary : Expertise in computer forensic
technology means nothing if that expertise can’t be conveyed
convincingly to a jury. Presenting technical evidence in a courtroom is a
far cry from presenting a technical paper at Black Hat. Sure, a
computer professional may understand the importance of full headers in
tracing email origins, but a jury has no clue. The real challenge in the
field of computer forensics is translating complicated technical
evidence in terms your typical grandmother would understand.