Computer Forensic Failures – File system issues

I’m very happy to report that I received short story that clearly resulted in the author learning from their actions. The author of this story wished to remain anonymous. The below story has not been edited but a picture was added for those that have never seen an an IBM AIX tower. IBM AIX Server I saw your post on one of …

Jonathan Rajewski appeared on Fox44 News

On April 23, 2012, Jonathan Rajewski appeared on Fox44’s evening news. The topic of the conversation surrounded the DNSChanger malware and how on/after July 9th, 2012 those infected won’t be “protected” any longer. We also discussed how one could check to see if they are infected, remediation steps and best practices to avoid these types of malicious tools. Below is a video of the …

Champlain College ITS Technology Conference April 21, 2012

All systems are go for this weekend’s first ITS technology conference (“CUT”).  More information can be found here: http://champlainTechConf.blogspot.com Who can attend?   Anyone! (feel free to forward) Location:                   Champlain College – Hauke 005 Date:                          This Saturday (April 21, 2012) When:                       9:30am-3:30pm (followed by ITS Capstone presentations from3:30pm-5:00pm in the Hauke Conference Room) Anyone may attend, but …

Computer & Digital Forensic Failures

Why would one want to study digital forensic failures? The same reason one practices what to do in a sporting game situation – so they’re prepared for the real game. A related reason is when a Football player watches game tape – they can learn from their and others mistakes. Lawyers conduct mock trials etc… This blog post will be …

Jonathan Rajewski – Computer & Digital Forensic Professor – Recognized as one of the nations "Best 300 Professors" by The Princeton Review

“It’s all about the students” – This was my answer to the question “Why do you teach?” posed to me few weeks ago by an industry professional. Preparing students for their future careers in the digital forensic / incident response / cyber security industries is something that I really enjoy. It’s also one ways I can contribute to the cyber security / computer forensic …

Capstone Update

The end is near… Only a nine more days until this year’s Champlain College computer forensic senior capstone projects are due. In the past few weeks however, some of them have modified and/or completely changed their projects. The good news is, they are all diligently working on something that is relevant to what they plan on doing after graduation. The …