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Learn
  • Get up and running with powerful Kali Linux tools for digital investigation and analysis
  • Perform internet and memory forensics with Volatility and Xplico
  • Understand filesystems, storage, and data fundamentals
  • Become well-versed with incident response procedures and best practices
  • Perform ransomware analysis using labs involving actual ransomware
  • Carry out network forensics and analysis using NetworkMiner and other tools
About

Kali Linux is a Linux-based distribution that's widely used for penetration testing and digital forensics. It has a wide range of tools to help for digital forensics investigations and incident response mechanisms.

This updated second edition of Digital Forensics with Kali Linux covers the latest version of Kali Linux and The Sleuth Kit. You'll get to grips with modern techniques for analysis, extraction, and reporting using advanced tools such as FTK Imager, hex editor, and Axiom. Updated to cover digital forensics basics and advancements in the world of modern forensics, this book will also delve into the domain of operating systems. Progressing through the chapters, you'll explore various formats for file storage, including secret hiding places unseen by the end user or even the operating system. The book will also show you how to create forensic images of data and maintain integrity using hashing tools. Finally, you'll cover advanced topics such as autopsies and acquiring investigation data from networks, operating system memory, and quantum cryptography.

By the end of this book, you'll have gained hands-on experience of implementing all the pillars of digital forensics: acquisition, extraction, analysis, and presentation, all using Kali Linux tools.

Features
  • Perform evidence acquisition, preservation, and analysis using a variety of Kali Linux tools
  • Use PcapXray to perform timeline analysis of malware and network activity
  • Implement the concept of cryptographic hashing and imaging using Kali Linux
Page Count 334
Course Length 10 hours 1 minute
ISBN 9781838640804
Date Of Publication 17 Apr 2020

Authors

Shiva V. N. Parasram

Shiva V. N. Parasram is the Executive Director and CISO of the Computer Forensics and Security Institute, which specializes in penetration testing, forensics, and advanced cybersecurity training. As the only Certified EC-Council Instructor (CEI) in the Caribbean, he has also trained hundreds in CCNA, CND, CEH, CHFI, ECSA, and CCISO, among other certifications. He has partnered with international companies including Fujitsu (Trinidad) and Take It To The Top LLC as the lead trainer for advanced cybersecurity courses. Shiva is also the author of two other books from Packt Publishing and has delivered workshops, lectures, and keynote speeches regionally for ISACA, universities, law associations, and other institutions.