Category Archives: Public Appearance

Magnet User Summit Experience

Thanks to Champlain College, I was able to attend this year’s Magnet User Summit. As a first year, I was concerned as to how well I would understand the topics and concepts. However, I found that I was well prepared. My internship this semester at the LCDI helped most of all, as it provided me […]

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Using Memory Forensics Analysis to Guide Your Investigation

Introduction I had the honor of attending the Magnet User Summit 2019 in Nashville on April 1-3. This was my first professional conference as a junior at Champlain College.  It was exciting to be able to correlate the presentations with the knowledge I’ve gathered in my courses. The conference was also a great networking space where I […]

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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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Smartphones: The Nexus of Evidentiary Data from Social Media to IoT

Introduction As a first year cybersecurity student, my application to the OpenText Enfuse conference felt like a long shot. Additionally, seeing how I am a cybersecurity major and the conference is mainly focused on digital forensics, I wasn’t sure how much of the content I would be able to understand. Despite this, I was selected […]

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How Digital Forensics Contributes to InfoSec

Introduction The Enfuse Conference is a great conference for the DFIR and E-Discovery industries. The industries get together to share their most recent experiences and new knowledge. There are also speakers, attendees, and vendors who are in fields related to these industries, and they share their knowledge as well. Enfuse 2018 was no exception. I […]

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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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