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DEFT Linux – Computer Forensic Live CD

DEFT Linux 6 is based on the new Kernel 2.6.35 (Linux side) and the DEFT Extra 3.0 (Computer Forensic GUI) with the best freeware Windows Computer Forensic tools. DEFT it’s a new concept of Computer Forensic live system that use LXDE as desktop environment and WINE for execute Windows tools under Linux and mount manager as tool for device management. DEFT Linux it is a very easy to use system that includes an excellent hardware detection and the best free and open source applications dedicated to incident response and computer forensics.

DEFT is meant to be used by: police ,investigators ,system administrator, individuals and all the people who need to use forensic tool but don’t know the open source operative systems and the Forensic techniques.

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DEFT 6 computer and network forensic packages list:

  • sleuthkit 3.2.0, collection of UNIX-based command line tools that allow you to investigate a computer
  • autopsy 2.24, graphical interface to the command line digital investigation tools in The Sleuth Kit
  • DFF 0.8
  • dhash 2.0.1, multi hash tool
  • aff lib 3.6.4, advanced forensic format
  • disk utility 2.30.1, a partition manager tool
  • guymager 0.5.7, a fast and most user friendly forensic imager
  • dd rescue 1.14, copy data from one file or block device to another
  • dcfldd 1.3.4.1, copy data from one file or block device to another with more functions
  • dc3dd 7, patched version of GNU dd to include a number of features useful for computer forensics
  • Xmount 0.4.4, convert on-the-fly between multiple input and output hard disk image types
  • foremost 1.5.6, console program to recover files based on their headers, footers, and internal data structures
  • photorec 6.11, easy carving tool
  • mount manager 0.2.6, advanced and user friendly mount manager
  • scalpel 1.60, carving tool
  • wipe 0.21
  • hex dump, combined hex and ascii dump of any file
  • outguess 0.2 , a stegano tool
  • ophcrack 3.3.0, Windows password recovery
  • Xplico 0.6.1 DEFT edition, advanced network analyzer
  • Wireshark 1.2.11, network sniffer
  • ettercap 0.7.3, network sniffer
  • nmap 5.21, the best network scanner
  • dmraid, discover software RAID devices
  • testdisk 6.11, tool to recover damaged partitions
  • ghex, light gtk hex editor
  • vinetto 0.6, tool to examine Thumbs.db files
  • trID 2.02 DEFT edition, tool to identify file types from their binary signatures
  • readpst 0.6.41, a tools to read ms-Outlook pst files
  • chkrootkit, Checks for signs of rootkits on the local system
  • rkhunter 1.3.4, rootkit, backdoor, sniffer and exploit scanner
  • john 1.7.2, john the ripper password cracker
  • catfish, file search
  • galletta 1.0
  • pasco 1.0
  • md5sum, sha1sum, sha224sum, sha256sum, sha512sum
  • md5deep, sha1deep, sha256deep
  • skype log view, skype chat conversation viewer
  • Xnview, viewer graphics, picture and photo files
  • IE, Mozilla, Opera and Chrome cache viewer
  • IE, Mozilla, Opera and Chrome history viewer
  • Index.dat file analyzer
  • pdfcrack, cracking tool
  • fcrackzip, cracking tool
  • clam, antivirus 4.15
  • mc, UNIX file manager

Download: http://www.deftlinux.net

I started blogging around 2011 at #Ubuntupirates, #ProjectX and #pir8geek, I’m currently working as Network/Linux SysAdmin.

I’m a Linux,opensource advocate and interested in network security and InfoSec.

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