Tag Archives: digital forensics

DOD Cyber Crime Center Recognized as Air Force Field Operating Agency; Jeffrey Specht Quoted

Jeffrey Specht

The Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3) has been officially recognized as a field operating agency within the U.S. Air Force. DC3, which previously operated as a unit under the Office of Special Investigations, will now run as an independent agency aligned under the inspector general, office of the secretary of the Air Force.

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NIST Opens Applications for Digital Forensics Exercise


The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is looking for public and private sector experts to take part in an exercise focused on evaluating the digital forensics community’s capacity to conduct mobile- and computer-based investigations.

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Doug White: NIST Showcases Tech for Law Enforcement Agencies

Scientists and engineers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology have highlighted how NIST works to help law enforcement agencies extract data from digital devices, Fedscoop reported Friday. Greg Otto writes the NIST has collaborated with investigators to identify computer files by name, size, manufacturer and cryptologic hashes through the National …

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