Gentlemen, I wouldn’t trust this overgrown pile of microchips any further than I can throw it.

Forensics as it relates to data has always been a tricky area for investigators. As technology becomes more and more sophisticated, it has become harder and harder to ensure the availability of information in forensics investigations. The introduction of sophisticated web attacks has only made it harder to accurately pinpoint the attacks, and cloud has just thrown another wrench into the whole thing. In fact, forensics for cloud and virtualization environments has really become one of those subjects no one wants to address because frankly, it’s not going to be pretty. Continue reading