I recently did a case study for a class, using a real case from one of the students in class. When I get to do this on a real case, it is quite the opportunity to both learn and teach. I review cases often, both as a peer reviewer and for personal training exercises, but when I say, “real case”, I mean that is where I get to see the entire case and have access to the investigator/examiner.
Three Types of #DFIR Case Studies
The depth of any case study is limited only by the amount and veracity of the case information. Do not discount any of the following types as not being as good as another because as you will see, each type of source material can give you different types of real benefits.
1-Training/Educational/Commercial-Fictional cases, or real cases that are fictionalized.
These types of cases are generally