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  • 2019 Forensic 4:cast Awards – Coming Soon

    Posted on January 10, 2019 by Lee Whitfield in Uncategorized.

    January is that special time of year when a jolly old Englishman opens the nominations for the Forensic 4:cast awards. Nothing is changing in that regard, but changes to the awards themselves are definitely coming. Here’s what’s going to be different this year… Nominations – The nomination process will largely stay the same. The only […]

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  • Gamble? Not with your future.

    Posted on January 8, 2019 by Lee Whitfield in Uncategorized.

    Honestly, I’ve never been big into gambling. The closest I’ve come is buying a lottery ticket when I was 18. While I understand the excitement, the science, and compulsion, it has just never been a huge draw for me personally. There are many things that fall into the category of gambling. You can choose to […]

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  • Voting is Closed

    Posted on June 10, 2016 by Lee Whitfield in Uncategorized.

    Took a few days to get this out, for which I apologize. Life is crazy sometimes. Voting for the 2016 Forensic 4:cast Awards is now closed. The winners will be announce at the SANS DFIR Summit in Austin (details can be found here: https://www.sans.org/event/digital-forensics-summit-2016) on June 23, 2016 at 4:45pm Central. If you’ve been nominated, please […]

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  • As Promised

    Posted on May 13, 2016 by Lee Whitfield in Uncategorized.

    Every year. Every damned year. Well, these people caught me on a morning when I feel unwell and decidedly curmudgeonly. So here’s their email and my reply. This is Helena from Compelson, the creators of MobilEdit. Hello Lee, Unfortunately we didn’t receive any invitation from you, that is time to vote… Any chance we could […]

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  • Nominations Closing Soon

    Posted on March 21, 2016 by Lee Whitfield in Uncategorized.

    Get your nominations in quickly because this Sunday is the last day to voice your opinion on who should be included in the voting portion for the 2016 Forensic 4:cast Awards. Thanks to everyone that has posted a nomination thus far, except, of course, for you, Kyle Rhodes. YOU KNOW WHAT YOU DID! Early next […]

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  • 2016 Forensic 4:cast Awards – Nominations are Open

    Posted on January 24, 2016 by Lee Whitfield in Uncategorized.

    Nominations are open for the 2016 Forensic 4:cast Awards. Did someone or something stick out to you as being particularly great in the field of digital forensics in 2015? Were you dazzled by some software that helped you through a difficult case? If so, here is the place to thank them. You can post your […]

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  • Awards Badges

    Posted on July 10, 2015 by Lee Whitfield in Uncategorized.

    Last year I had a request to create an awards badge that people could use on their website, email signature, etc. I created a single one that just said “winner” at the top. This year I’ve gone further and created a badge for each category. If you’re a winner in this year’s awards then please […]

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  • Forensic 4:cast Awards – Video

    Posted on July 8, 2015 by Lee Whitfield in Uncategorized.

    Last night we held the 2015 Forensic 4:cast Awards. SANS were kind enough to record the event and provide a copy of the video for your viewing pleasure.

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  • Crypto-whatever…

    Posted on April 10, 2015 by Lee Whitfield in Uncategorized.

    My car radio doesn’t work. I bought a bluetooth stereo a year ago but never got around to purchasing the adapter for the antenna. This means that I can’t listen to the radio at all during my commute to work or while traveling to various on-site engagements. Instead I listen to audiobooks and podcasts. One […]

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  • NOT An April Fools

    Posted on April 1, 2015 by Lee Whitfield in Uncategorized.

    Last year’s post resulted in a lot of angry people. Some of them still haven’t forgiven me. This year I’m really not in a joking mood. It seems as if I only post when the awards are happening or when something is happening in my personal life. Today is the latter. I write this as […]

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