Digital forensics and how it could be used in a risk management




Montasari, R., & Hill, R. (2019). Next-Generation Digital Forensics: Challenges and Future Paradigms. 2019  IEEE 12th International Conference on Global Security, Safety and  Sustainability (ICGS3), Global Security, Safety and Sustainability  (ICGS3), 205.

Sahinoglu, M., Stockton, S., Barclay, R. M., & Morton, S.  (2016). Metrics Based Risk Assessment and Management of Digital  Forensics. Defense Acquisition Research Journal: A Publication of the Defense Acquisition University, 23(2), 152–177.

The readings this week expand on investigation and of digital  forensic analysis and investigations. Organizations, especially those in  the public, health and educational areas are bound by legal and  statutory requirements to protect data and private information,  therefore digital forensics analysis will be very beneficial when  security breaches do occur. Using this weeks readings and your own research, discuss digital forensics and how it could be used in a risk management program.

 A substantive post will do the following:

  • Ask an interesting, thoughtful question pertaining to the topic
  • Answer a question (in detail) posted by another student or the instructor
  • Provide extensive additional information on the topic
  • Explain, define, or analyze the topic in detail
  • Share an applicable personal experience
  • Provide an outside source (for example, an article from the UC  Library) that applies to the topic, along with additional information  about the topic or the source (please cite properly in APA 7)
  • Make an argument concerning the topic.

At least one scholarly source should be used in the initial  discussion thread. Be sure to use information from your readings and  other sources from the UC Library. Use proper citations and references  in your post.