Category Archives: News

  • 2014 Forensic 4:cast Awards – Voting is Open

    Posted on April 2, 2014 by Lee Whitfield in News.

    The nominations have been counted and it is now time to unveil the nominees for the 2014 Forensic 4:cast Awards. As always competition is fierce and many people/products/companies were nominated but only the top three in each category make it through for voting so congratulations to those that have made it this far. It shows […]

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  • UK Bound Once Again

    Posted on April 1, 2014 by Lee Whitfield in News.

    As a few of you will be aware I’ve been having some legal issues as of late. It seems as if there are people in the US that simply don’t want me here. As an immigrant to the US each person has the option of applying for citizenship. When you can do this depends on […]

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  • 4:cast Awards 2014 – Nominations

    Posted on January 1, 2014 by Lee Whitfield in News.

    It is difficult to believe that it has been a year since the last set of nominations rolled around or that it has been nearly 7 months since the 2013 awards were held. Let me first say a huge “thank-you” to everyone that has supported the awards in one way or another. From the people […]

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  • 4:mag Challenge Solution

    Posted on December 23, 2013 by Lee Whitfield in News, Technical Articles.

    Earlier this year I published the first (and, thus far, the only) edition of 4:mag. In this issue I set a challenge in which a copy of David Cowen’s latest book “Computer Forensics InfoSec Pro Guide”. The only information you were given was as follows: Somewhere in the digital copy of the magazine (downloaded from […]

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  • 4:cast Awards 2014

    Posted on November 25, 2013 by Lee Whitfield in News.

    The time is rapidly approaching. On January 1 2014 the nominations for the Forensic 4:cast Awards will open. As always we anticipate the awards and look forward to giving these awards to the most deserving people and companies in our field. While I may host the awards and publicize them the whole process belong to […]

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  • Where I Am

    Posted on November 5, 2013 by Lee Whitfield in News.

    I love doing forensics. I’ve been working at this for 7 years and still get excited whenever I find that nugget of gold helping to prove/disprove a case. I love discovering new things and learning. I love teaching forensics too. I’ve taught for SANS this year and it is extremely rewarding. For some reason I’ve […]

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  • Forensic 4cast Awards 2013 – Meet the Nominees

    Posted on April 10, 2013 by Lee Whitfield in News.

    You may be aware that the voting for the 2013 Forensic 4cast Awards is now open. Voting will remain open until May 31 2013. Voting will close afterwards to allow time to get the awards engraved. Many people in the field placed their nominations and the top three from each category progressed to the voting […]

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  • I’m Teaching 2 SANS Classes

    Posted on April 4, 2013 by Lee Whitfield in News.

    I’ve been quite closely affiliated with SANS for a while. They have been kind enough to host the Forensic 4cast Awards for the last 3 years, and again this year. I’ve presented at their conferences and even helped my arch nemesis, Ovie Carroll, teach the 408 class in Orlando last year. I’ve been wanting to […]

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  • 4:mag Issue #1

    Posted on March 26, 2013 by Lee Whitfield in 4:mag, News.

    Today I am proud to unveil the first issue of 4:mag and, with it, a brand new look to the Forensic 4cast website. You can download a PDF of the magazine or read it online below. Please let me know your thoughts and desires for the magazine. I’m looking for contributors whether it be for […]

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  • Post a Nomination – Maybe Win a Shirt

    Posted on January 24, 2013 by Lee Whitfield in News.

    Dear all, We all like to get something for nothing. Well, how about something for almost nothing? I am offering a Forensic 4cast T-shirt (http://4cast.spreadshirt.com) as a prize to one lucky person. All you have to do is post your nominations for the 2013 Forensic 4cast Awards. That’s it. Do that and your name will […]

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