Select one of the following questions below to answer. A minimum of 200 words is required, and they must be your own words. Including figures and quotes is value-added, but they will not count against your 200 word requirement.
- What is system log and how can this be important to a digital forensics examination? For example, what is the Event Viewer? What is an Internet Information System (IIS) log?
- Browsers like Edge, Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer leave artifacts on the system that provide information about websites, as well as dates and times that areas and files were accessed – Explain why this information is important to a digital forensics examination?
- Since Browser artifacts might contain important dates and times information as referenced in Discussion Question 2 above – Describe what a timeline is is a digital forensics examination? Explain why a timeline (or timeline analysis) is important to a digital forensics examination? Explain what could happen to a case if a timeline used by a digital forensics examiner was not accurate?