Mac Forensics - BlackBag Technologies

By: Derrick Donnelly - Revised: 2014-01-23 richard

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Derrick Donnelly will discuss the state of forensics on Mac OS and tasks like using a Mac to create a forensics image of a Mac or PC drive and commands to sift through the amount of information stored on today's hard drives.

Derrick is considered one of the foremost experts in Mac forensic analysis. He currently serves as the CTO of BlackBag Technologies, a leading provider of multi-platform forensic software and hardware solutions. Before BlackBag Technologies, he led the IT Security Department at Apple Computer where he played key roles in securely implementing iTunes, .Mac and the Apple online stores. He was a law enforcement officer for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. He has developed and teaches courses to law enforcement agencies internationally, including the FBI Computer Analysis and Response Team (CART). He also has worked with the US Department of Justice. He attended St. Francis Xavier University in Nova Scotia, Canada where he studied Information Systems.).