Think before you ReTweet that Anonymous post…

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Barrett Lancaster Brown, a journalist who posted a hyperlink in an IRC chat was indicted on December 7, 2012 by the US Department of Justice. According to the press release”By transferring and posting the hyperlink, Brown caused the data to be made available to other persons online, without the knowledge and authorization of Stratfor and the card holders”

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Mobile Device Forensics – Course Update

Jon Rajewski champlain college, curriculum, FA2012FOR310, mobile device forensics

It’s been a few weeks since the last update, but things have been busy. The Fall 2012 term is now in Week 5 (wow, the semester is flying by). We’ve covered the following topics: Cell phone usage and data Cell phone network architecture / infrastructure Carriers and how they play a role (or not using a carrier all together – create your own) Procedures I’m …

Engage Digital Forensic / Incident Response Students. Why is this a good idea?

Jon Rajewski champlain college, computer forensics, Professors

In the ever growing field of digital forensics / incident response there is a great need for professionals to mentor/assist those currently trying to break into the industry. Some of you reading this are literally the “rock stars” of DFIR community – and students know this. We all have mentors and people that we aspire to be like. In the above video, …

Jonathan Rajewski to speak at the University of New Hampshire at Manchester

Jon Rajewski computer forensics, cybercrime

I’ve been asked to give a presentation at the University of New Hampshire at Manchester on November 1, 2012. Here is a link to the program. Below is a description of what I will be presenting on. Computing Showcase in Digital Forensics Event Details Public ProgramDate: November 1, 2012Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pmVenue: Third floor auditorium Learn about current …

Operating System Forensics – Week 1 Overview

Jon Rajewski champlain college, computer forensics, curriculum, FA2012FOR340

The first week of classes went well for this course. One of the questions I love ask students after I go over the course schedule is “what would they like me to present on in addition to what I planned?”. The overwhelming response from students (mostly junior / senior –  Computer Forensic / Computer Networking and Security) was Malware Analysis. Typically I …

Series Introduction: Operating System Forensics

Jon Rajewski champlain college, computer forensics, FA2012FOR340

This is the first post for the 2012 Fall Operating System Forensics course at Champlain College. This course is focused on teaching students how to extract and analyze information from some of the most commonly seen operating systems. We will explore aspects from basic analysis all the way through some of the most leading edge analysis methodologies that will help …

Series Introduction: Mobile Device Forensics

Jon Rajewski champlain college, computer forensics, FA2012FOR310, mobile device forensics

This is the introduction post for my Fall 2012 Mobile Device Forensics course. This is a brand new course and will be actively developed over the semester. During this course students will learn about cell phone / mobile device / embedded system technologies. Over the next 15 weeks we will delve into everything from how cell phones and their respective networks work, how information is stored on mobile devices, how …

Jonathan Rajewski to speak at Sugarbush Resort

Jon Rajewski computer forensics, CyberSecurity

Cybersecurity is becoming the Number 1 concern for General Counsels and Directors. ( On Thursday, September 27, 2012 I will be speaking at the Sugarbush Resort on the topic of Cybersecurity. Here is a link to the program on Champlain College’s website. Click here for the PDF. Below is a visual of the agenda. After the presentation I will post up slides/content.

Cybersecurity Act of 2012 and College Education

Jon Rajewski CyberSecurity

CyberSecurity is a very broad term that could be considered an umbrella expression for a number of areas. In 2009 President Obama declared that the “cyber threat is one of the most serious economic and national security challenges we face as a nation” and that “America’s economic prosperity in the 21st century will depend on cybersecurity.”  The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) put …