As a forensic examiner, you rely on a variety of tools to conduct your investigations. The types and needs of every case vary, often making it necessary to use more than one tool to find what you’re looking for. Depending on the scenario, investigators need to use the tools that will enable them to work through cases thoroughly and efficiently.
A lot of investigators are using EnCase®, by Guidance Software, as their primary forensic suite. EnCase is a great tool because it’s versatile and can recover data in almost any type of investigation you are working with. Whether it’s a network intrusion, malware outbreak, missing persons, child exploitation, or IP theft case, EnCase enables investigators to examine many types of computers and media.