SECurity FUNdamentals

Adventures in Underland: What Your System Stores on the Disk Without Telling You

Security Fundamentals (714AB) November 3, 2021 10:10 am - 10:50 am Feedback     

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Paula Januszkiewicz

Even though you are the only person using a computer, you are not the only one writing to your disk drive! Surprisingly, your disk drive contains a lot of juicy information that can reveal a lot of secrets and history about what you did in the past. There are also places where data can be deliberately hidden by malicious software and it would be great to know what those are and how to pull information from them. We will look at the places used by the system to perform its internal operations as well. Have a cup of coffee before attending as your brain will be melted! You are welcome!