Deleting may be easy, but your hard drive still tells all

It was only a single digit in a 20-page Microsoft Word contract between two partners, but Scott Cooper earned his fee several years ago when he found it. Cooper, a computer forensics expert, learned that the numeral “1” had been scrubbed in some later versions of this digital document. This gave his client, a partner in a software firm that had recently been sold, just a 5 per cent rather than a 15 per cent share in the company…

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