Guidance Software Inc. has announced the release of EnCase® Forensic version 7.05. This latest version of the industry-standard forensics software features key enhancements that enable investigators to work with data sets earlier and faster in order to both begin and close cases faster than ever before. Speed enhancements in the EnCase Forensic v7.05 evidence processor have reduced significantly the processing time for both small and large data sets. Digital investigators can now rapidly process evidence files of virtually unlimited size, dramatically reducing case backlogs. With EnCase Forensic v7.05, investigators can uncover evidence up to nine times faster than previous versions using the greatly enhanced evidence processor...
v7.05 also improves investigative efficiency by automating common
investigation tasks and significantly reducing manual efforts.
Prioritized processing lets users process an early subset of evidence
and make it available more quickly for analysis by investigators. They
can also choose to continue or to stop processing remaining evidence.
Enhancements to the analytic capabilities of the product’s built-in Case
Analyzer offer forensic examiners deeper insight into computer systems
through higher-level reports on metadata and the ability to compare
potentially related artifacts side-by-side. Examiners can establish
hyperlinks to original documents and images within reports. In addition,
the results of a keyword search can be viewed and analyzed while that
search is ongoing...