FASTDD: An Open Source Forensic Imaging Tool

  title={FASTDD: An Open Source Forensic Imaging Tool},
  author={Paolo Bertasi and Nicola Zago},
  journal={2013 International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security},
  • P. Bertasi, Nicola Zago
  • Published 2 September 2013
  • Computer Science
  • 2013 International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security
Nowadays electronic devices are ubiquitous and their storage capacity has steadily been growing over time. It is not surprising that acquiring a copy of the storage of such devices has become a crucial task in digital forensics, resulting in the development of fast and still reliable tools. In this work we introduce fastdd, a new disk imaging tool that achieves unmatched performance while having fewer resource requirements than the currently available tools and being designed to be easily… 
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