Windows Systems and Artifacts
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Like any operating system, Windows systems offer a wealth of artifacts. In the case of the Windows operating system, there may be a greater wealth of artifacts than on some other operating systems. As such, those artifacts are unique to the operating system. This chapter addresses and discusses a number of artifacts unique and specific to Windows systems.
Windows systems support two primary file systems: FAT and NTFS. “FAT” stands for “file allocation table,” and “NTFS” stands for “New Technology File System.” FAT file systems come in several ...