ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Nonfiction / Computers / Programming Languages / Python

Learning Python for Forensics

| £39.99 | €44.97 | Ca$64.87 | Au$64.02
by Preston Miller & Chapin Bryce
What is this?DRM-EPUB | by download   add to wish list
Learning Python for Forensics by Preston Miller & Chapin Bryce

Learn the art of designing, developing, and deploying innovative forensic solutions through Python About This Book • This practical guide will help you solve forensic dilemmas through the development of Python scripts • Analyze Python scripts to extract metadata and investigate forensic artifacts • Master the skills of parsing complex data structures by taking advantage of Python libraries Who This Book Is For If you are a forensics student, hobbyist, or professional that is seeking to increase your understanding in forensics through the use of a programming language, then this book is for you. You are not required to have previous experience in programming to learn and master the content within this book. This material, created by forensic professionals, was written with a unique perspective and understanding of examiners who wish to learn programming What You Will Learn • Discover how to perform Python script development • Update yourself by learning the best practices in forensic programming • Build scripts through an iterative design • Explore the rapid development of specialized scripts • Understand how to leverage forensic libraries developed by the community • Design flexibly to accommodate present and future hurdles • Conduct effective and efficient investigations through programmatic pre-analysis • Discover how to transform raw data into customized reports and visualizations In Detail This book will illustrate how and why you should learn Python to strengthen your analysis skills and efficiency as you creatively solve real-world problems through instruction-based tutorials. The tutorials use an interactive design, giving you experience of the development process so you gain a better understanding of what it means to be a forensic developer. Each chapter walks you through a forensic artifact and one or more methods to analyze the evidence. It also provides reasons why one method may be advantageous over another. We cover common digital forensics and incident response scenarios, with scripts that can be used to tackle case work in the field. Using built-in and community-sourced libraries, you will improve your problem solving skills with the addition of the Python scripting language. In addition, we provide resources for further exploration of each script so you can understand what further purposes Python can serve. With this knowledge, you can rapidly develop and deploy solutions to identify critical information and fine-tune your skill set as an examiner. Style and approach The book begins by instructing you on the basics of Python, followed by chapters that include scripts targeted for forensic casework. Each script is described step by step at an introductory level, providing gradual growth to demonstrate the available func

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.

SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 846248

Ebook Details
Pages: 488
Size: 8.8 MB
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Date published:   2016
ISBN: 9781783285242 (DRM-EPUB)

DRM Settings
Copying:not allowed
Printing:not allowed
Read Aloud:  not allowed

This product is listed in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Computers > Networking > Security
Nonfiction > Computers > Programming > Open Source
Nonfiction > Computers > Programming Languages > Python

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

Submit 5 page SummaryWhat is this?

© 2016