Category Archives: Events

Magnet User Summit 2019

Introduction During the first week of April, I had the chance to go to the Magnet User Summit in Tennessee. During the trip I met many Champlain students that I wouldn’t have known if I hadn’t gone. I also had the chance to talk with upperclassmen within my major who told me about their experience […]

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Leveraging PowerShell & Python MUS 2019

Leveraging PowerShell & Python for Incident Response & Live Investigation With Chet Hosmer Recently, I had the great opportunity to attend the 2019 Magnet User Summit hosted by Magnet Forensics in Nashville, Tennessee. Presenters at the Magnet User Summit dedicate their time to presenting new research, demonstrating new techniques, and teaching users in the fields […]

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Social Networking Sites and Digital Forensics

Introduction   Being able to attend EnFuse 2018 was an amazing experience. This was my first time attending the conference, and it was the first time OpenText Inc. hosted the conference after they acquired Guidance Software Inc. in mid-2017. Not only was the event loaded with hundreds of industry professionals, former FBI director James Comey was […]

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Applications of AI and Machine Learning

Enfuse 2018 Reflection – Zach Burnham Introduction: This past summer, I had the honor of attending this year’s Enfuse Conference, the first iteration hosted by Opentext. As a rising senior at Champlain College, this opportunity fell at a critical time for me in my professional development. Attending allowed me to build on the knowledge I’ve […]

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Ransomware

Introduction This year, I had the privilege of attending the OpenText Enfuse conference in Las Vegas. While there, I had the opportunity to develop my forensic abilities and build relationships with industry professionals, co-workers, friends, and many other wonderful new people. The breakout sessions provided me with deep level overviews of interesting topics like threat […]

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Bits Behind the Coin

Bits Behind the Coin:  Following the Trail of a Cryptocurrency Investigation This year at Enfuse, John Wilson, a digital investigator from Discovery Squared, LLC presented “Bits Behind the Coin: Following the Trail of Cryptocurrency Investigation.” This session presented a lot of valuable information regarding the ins and outs of blockchain and cryptocurrency. I will be […]

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Artificial Intelligence for Next Generation Law Enforcement

Introduction  Prior to attending this conference, I was still a student concerned about facing the professional world. Despite the reputation digital forensics holds in the technology industry. There were a number of questions regarding the social responsibility and experience that comes along with my education. How could I incorporate the knowledge I obtain from college […]

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Threat Hunting & Triage in IR/SOC Operations

Introduction This past May, I had the opportunity to attend OpenText’s Enfuse Conference 2018. Where one of the sessions I attended was “Threat Hunting and Triage in IR/SOC Operations”. This is my third year attending the conference and I couldn’t be more grateful for the experiences! The Enfuse Conference never ceases to amaze me. Its bring […]

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Beyond Digital Forensics

Introduction When I first found out I was going to attend OpenText Enfuse 2018, I wondered how my major and minor would fit into the conference. I’m a computer information technology major and have a minor in cybersecurity. I was going to a conference marketed towards digital forensics. I assumed I would have a hard […]

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Enfuse 2017 Reflection – Sam Malone

Introduction I want to begin by thanking Champlain College, the LCDI, and Guidance Software for this unforgettable experience. Without them I’d have likely never stepped foot in Las Vegas, and certainly wouldn’t have been able to learn what I have. Enfuse was my first tech conference, as well as my first reason to visit the […]

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