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  NCJ Number: NCJ 218380     Find in a Library
  Title: Test Results for Hardware Write Block Device: Tableau T5 Forensic IDE Bridge (USB Interface)
  Document URL: PDF 
  Corporate Author: Office of Law Enforcement Standards (OLES)
United States of America
  Date Published: 06/2007
  Page Count: 21
  Annotation: This report presents the results of testing the Tableau T5 Forensic IDE Bridge (USB Interface), a write block device used in computer forensic investigations.
  Abstract: Results of the testing are presented by requirements and for all test cases run and include the following: (1) the device always blocked any commands that would have changed user or operating system data stored on a protected drive; (2) the device allowed commands to read the protected drive; (3) the device always returned access-significant information from the protected drive without modification; and (4) the devices always returned error codes from the protected drive without modification. The Tableau T5 Forensic IDE Bridge (USB Interface) is a hardware write block device used in computer forensic investigations. The Computer Forensics Tool Testing (CFTT), a joint project of the U.S. Department of Justice, National Institute of Justice (NIJ) provides measurable assurance to practitioners, researchers, and others that the tools used in computer forensics investigations provide accurate results. This report presents the results from testing the Tableau T5 Forensic IDE Bridge (USB Interface) write blocker against the Hardware Write Blocker (HWB) Assertions and Test Plan Version 1.0.
  Main Term(s): Data analysis
  Index Term(s): Evidence collection ; Testing and measurement ; Evidence identification and analysis ; Computer hardware systems ; Computers ; Criminal investigation ; Data collection ; Forensics/Forensic Sciences ; Investigative techniques
  Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
US Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Grant Number: 2003-IJ-R-029
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  Type: Report (Technical)
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
  Note: NIJ Special Report
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