IT Forensics is a field of technology that uses investigative techniques to identify and store evidence from a computer device. Often, computer forensics is used to uncover evidence that could be used in a court of law.
Computer forensics also encompasses areas outside of investigations. Sometimes professionals in this field might be called upon to recover lost data from drives that have failed, servers that have crashed or operating systems that have been reformatted.
Features and Benefits
Here are the benefits of IT forensics :
To ensure the integrity of the computer system.
To produce evidence in the court, which can lead to the punishment of the culprit.
It helps the companies to capture important information if their computer systems or networks are compromised.
Efficiently tracks down cybercriminals from anywhere in the world.
Helps to protect the organization’s money and valuable time.
Allows to extract, process, and interpret the factual evidence, so it proves the cybercriminal action’s in the court.