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A survey about impacts of cloud computing on digital forensics


Daryabar, Farid and Dehghantanha, Ali and Udzir, Nur Izura and Mohd Sani, Nor Fazlida and Shamsuddin, Solahuddin and Norouzizadeh, Farhood (2013) A survey about impacts of cloud computing on digital forensics. International Journal of Cyber-Security and Digital Forensics, 2 (2). pp. 77-94. ISSN 2305-0012


Nowadays, digital storage of computer data is moving toward cloud computing which is a set of infrastructure provides data storage for organizations and individuals. Due to this large scale, in case an attack occurs in the network of a cloud it would be a big challenge to investigate the cloud. Therefore, digital forensics in cloud computing is a new discipline related to the increasing use of computers, networks and digital storage devices in numerous criminal activities in both traditional and Hi-Tech. This study reviews the literature on some challenges in cloud computing forensic investigation, and it is followed by evaluation and analysis of all types of information on cloud computing and its impacts on computer forensic investigations in publishing alliances with the survey was carried out in the field.

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology
Publisher: The Society of Digital Information and Wireless Communications
Keywords: Cloud computing; Digital forensics; Digital investigation
Depositing User: Nurul Ainie Mokhtar
Date Deposited: 14 Sep 2016 04:12
Last Modified: 14 Sep 2016 04:12
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/29696
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