digital forensics expert




Digital forensics experts retrieve and analyse information from computers and other types of data storage devices. They examine digital media that may have been hidden, encrypted or damaged, in a forensic manner with the aim to identify, preserve, recover, analyse and present facts and opinions about the digital information.

Alternative label

  • information forensics expert

  • cyber forensics expert

  • digital forensics specialist

  • digital forensics experts

  • digital forensic expert

  • ICT forensics expert

  • computer forensics investigator

  • digital forensics analyst

  • computer forensics expert

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