On December 1, 2017 will come changes to the Federal Rule of Evidence 902. This amendment will have a very significant impact on the practice of customers and partners. This amendment, in the form of new subsection (14), is anticipated by the legal community to significantly impact eDiscovery and computer forensics software and its use by establishing that electronic data recovered “by a process of digital identification” is to be self-authenticating, thereby not routinely necessitating the trial testimony of a forensic or technical expert where best practices are employed, as certified through a written affidavit by a “qualified person.”
Recently, we participated in BEC 2017 and BelkaImager Early Access Program. Many of you are familiar with BEC, but what about BelkaImager? It is a new imaging tool from Belkasoft capable of acquisitions of drives, mobile devices and even Cloud data. Today we are going to test it and show you how to image a flash drive and an iPhone with it.