Using Software to Generate Reports
Nearly all commercial forensic software produces a report for the beginning of your documentation. Let’s look at a sample report from Paraben’s Case Agent Companion. To save space, most of the bookmarks have been deleted, but this will give you a general idea of what a generated report looks like.
Case #234—Acme Accounting Copyright Piracy Summary
Agent: Customs Cyber Center
Examiner: D. Brown
Subject: Software Evidence
Body: The bookmarked files are part of a program that is used to generate software labels.
Author: D. Brown
Created: Fri Sep 10 13:42:28 GMT-07:00 2004
Modified: Sat Sep 11 06:16:35 GMT-07:00 2004
1. A laboratory computer was prepared by the investigator using licensed ...