Forensic Computing (Dagstuhl Seminar 11401)

Felix C. Freiling, Dirk Heckmann, Radim PolcáK & Joachim Posegga
Forensic computing (sometimes also called digital forensics, computer forensics or IT forensics) is a branch of forensic science pertaining to digital evidence, i.e., any legal evidence that is processed by digital computer systems or stored on digital storage media. Forensic computing is a new discipline evolving within the intersection of several established research areas such as computer science, computer engineering and law. Forensic computing is rapidly gaining importance since the amount of crime involving digital...