Digital Intelligence and Investigation Publications

A New Approach to Cyber Incident Response
In this blog post, Anne Connell and Tim Palko describe a tool that their teams are developing to provide the various agencies and organizations that respond to cyber incidents a platform by which to share information and forge collaborations.  

Computer Forensics: Results of Live Response Inquiry vs. Memory Image Analysis
In this 2008 report, the authors compare various approaches and tools used to capture and analyze evidence from computer memory.

First Responders Guide to Computer Forensics
In this 2005 handbook, the authors discuss collecting basic forensic data, a training gap in information security, computer forensics, and incident response.

First Responders Guide to Computer Forensics: Advanced Topics
In this 2005 handbook, the authors help technical staff members who are charged with administering and securing information systems and networks.

  • 2011

  • 09/01/2011 2010 CERT Research Report In this 2010 report, the authors highlight CERT Division 2010 accomplishments and activities in successfully executing its research strategy.
  • 2009

  • 09/18/2009 2009 CERT Research Report In this 2009 report, the authors summarize the research conducted by the CERT Division at the Software Engineering Institute in 2009.
  • 2007

  • 01/02/2007 2007 CERT Research Report In this 2007 report, the authors describe how CERT research advanced the field of information and systems security during the 2007 fiscal year.
  • 2006

  • 07/31/2006 CERT Research 2005 Annual Report This report provides brief abstracts for major research projects, followed by more detailed descriptions of these projects, for all CERT research conducted in the year 2005.
  • 01/02/2006 2006 CERT Research Report In this 2006 report, the authors describe how CERT research advanced the field of information and system security during the 2006 fiscal year.