Digital Evidencing In India: A Techno-Legal Perspective

The aim of this article is to analyse the existing legal position regarding collection, analysis and use of cyber evidence in India. The same is an essential part of cyber law in India as computer forensics and cyber law in India are interrelated. The problem lies in the fact that in India we have very few experts who can manage the technical aspects of digital evidencing in India. At the same time we are running short of techno-legal professionals who have a good knowledge of both the legal provisions and the technological knowledge collectively. The net result is that generally we can have, at best, either a technical expert or a legal expert but definitely not a techno-legal expert…

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In this episode of the Forensic Focus podcast, Desi and Si discuss different online programming courses and what they think about the popular platform, Udemy. They also talk about Flipper, Dev boards, and Raspberry Pi, and delve into the fascinating phenomenon of running the classic game Doom on unlikely devices.

Throughout the episode, Desi and Si share their digital forensics expertise, referencing some of the cases they have been working on and highlighting particular methodologies and technologies that have an impact on cybersecurity.

Show Notes:

100 Days of Code: The Complete Python Pro Bootcamp for 2023 - https://www.udemy.com/course/100-days-of-code/

Domestika - https://www.domestika.org/en

MIT OpenCourseWare - https://www.youtube.com/@mitocw 

MasterClass - https://www.masterclass.com/

Raspberry Pi 400 Complete Kit - https://core-electronics.com.au/raspberry-pi-400-kit.html

Flipper Discord - https://discord.com/invite/flipper

Flipper Zero - https://flipperzero.one/

This Programmer Figured Out How to Play Doom on a Pregnancy Test - https://www.popularmechanics.com/science/a33957256/this-programmer-figured-out-how-to-play-doom-on-a-pregnancy-test/

Here’s a dude playing Doom Eternal on his fridge - https://www.polygon.com/2020/10/13/21514933/doom-eternal-refrigerator-door-samsung-smart-refrigerator-xbox-game-pass-richard-mallard

Doom hacker gets Doom running in Doom - https://www.pcgamer.com/doom-hacker-gets-doom-running-in-doom/

Doom Running On A Calculator Powered By Old Potatoes - https://kotaku.com/doom-running-on-a-calculator-powered-by-old-potatoes-1845374069

GoldenEra - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11753760/

Racing the Beam - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Racing_the_Beam

High Score (TV series) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High_Score_(TV_series)

Microcontroller Courses (Udemy) - https://www.udemy.com/topic/microcontroller/

The story of Final Fantasy XIV’s renegade do-good modders - https://www.pcgamesn.com/final-fantasy-xiv/ffxiv-modders-renegade-do-gooders

Logical fallacies - https://yourlogicalfallacyis.com/

In this episode of the Forensic Focus podcast, Desi and Si discuss different online programming courses and what they think about the popular platform, Udemy. They also talk about Flipper, Dev boards, and Raspberry Pi, and delve into the fascinating phenomenon of running the classic game Doom on unlikely devices.

Throughout the episode, Desi and Si share their digital forensics expertise, referencing some of the cases they have been working on and highlighting particular methodologies and technologies that have an impact on cybersecurity.

Show Notes:

100 Days of Code: The Complete Python Pro Bootcamp for 2023 - https://www.udemy.com/course/100-days-of-code/

Domestika - https://www.domestika.org/en

MIT OpenCourseWare - https://www.youtube.com/@mitocw

MasterClass - https://www.masterclass.com/

Raspberry Pi 400 Complete Kit - https://core-electronics.com.au/raspberry-pi-400-kit.html

Flipper Discord - https://discord.com/invite/flipper

Flipper Zero - https://flipperzero.one/

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Here’s a dude playing Doom Eternal on his fridge - https://www.polygon.com/2020/10/13/21514933/doom-eternal-refrigerator-door-samsung-smart-refrigerator-xbox-game-pass-richard-mallard

Doom hacker gets Doom running in Doom - https://www.pcgamer.com/doom-hacker-gets-doom-running-in-doom/

Doom Running On A Calculator Powered By Old Potatoes - https://kotaku.com/doom-running-on-a-calculator-powered-by-old-potatoes-1845374069

GoldenEra - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11753760/

Racing the Beam - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Racing_the_Beam

High Score (TV series) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High_Score_(TV_series)

Microcontroller Courses (Udemy) - https://www.udemy.com/topic/microcontroller/

The story of Final Fantasy XIV’s renegade do-good modders - https://www.pcgamesn.com/final-fantasy-xiv/ffxiv-modders-renegade-do-gooders

Logical fallacies - https://yourlogicalfallacyis.com/

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Show Notes:

Toyota Suffered a Data Breach by Accidentally Exposing A Secret Key Publicly On GitHub (GitGuardian) - https://blog.gitguardian.com/toyota-accidently-exposed-a-secret-key-publicly-on-github-for-five-years/

GitHub.com rotates its exposed private SSH key (Bleeping Computer) - https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/githubcom-rotates-its-exposed-private-ssh-key/

Conpago - https://www.conpago.com.au/

Source Code as a Vulnerability - A Deep Dive into the Real Security Threats From the Twitch Leak (GitGuardian) - https://blog.gitguardian.com/security-threats-from-the-twitch-leak/

Teenagers Leveraging Insider Threats: Lapsus$ Hacker Group (Forbes) - https://www.forbes.com/sites/emilsayegh/2023/03/15/teenagers-leveraging-insider-threats-lapsus-hacker-group

Lapsus$: Oxford teen accused of being multi-millionaire cyber-criminal (BBC) - https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-60864283

Dynamic Secrets (HashiCorp) - https://developer.hashicorp.com/vault/tutorials/getting-started/getting-started-dynamic-secrets

Crappy code, crappy Copilot. GitHub Copilot is writing vulnerable code and it could be your fault (GitGuardian) - https://blog.gitguardian.com/crappy-code-crappy-copilot/

trufflesecurity/trufflehog (GitHub) - https://github.com/trufflesecurity/trufflehog

gitleaks/gitleaks (GitHub) - https://github.com/gitleaks/gitleaks

Git (Wikipedia) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Git

awslabs/git-secrets (GitHub) - https://github.com/awslabs/git-secrets

In this episode of the Forensic Focus podcast, Si and Desi talk to Mackenzie Jackson, Developer Advocate at Git Guardian.

Mackenzie discusses the problem of hard-coded and leaked credentials in Git repositories, the task of scanning Git repositories for leaked credentials, and how that’s helped by the setup of GitHub and Git.

He also looks at some public and private cases of security breaches through Git repositories and recommends tools you can use to combat attackers on Git.

Show Notes:

Toyota Suffered a Data Breach by Accidentally Exposing A Secret Key Publicly On GitHub (GitGuardian) - https://blog.gitguardian.com/toyota-accidently-exposed-a-secret-key-publicly-on-github-for-five-years/

GitHub.com rotates its exposed private SSH key (Bleeping Computer) - https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/githubcom-rotates-its-exposed-private-ssh-key/

Conpago - https://www.conpago.com.au/

Source Code as a Vulnerability - A Deep Dive into the Real Security Threats From the Twitch Leak (GitGuardian) - https://blog.gitguardian.com/security-threats-from-the-twitch-leak/

Teenagers Leveraging Insider Threats: Lapsus$ Hacker Group (Forbes) - https://www.forbes.com/sites/emilsayegh/2023/03/15/teenagers-leveraging-insider-threats-lapsus-hacker-group

Lapsus$: Oxford teen accused of being multi-millionaire cyber-criminal (BBC) - https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-60864283

Dynamic Secrets (HashiCorp) - https://developer.hashicorp.com/vault/tutorials/getting-started/getting-started-dynamic-secrets

Crappy code, crappy Copilot. GitHub Copilot is writing vulnerable code and it could be your fault (GitGuardian) - https://blog.gitguardian.com/crappy-code-crappy-copilot/

trufflesecurity/trufflehog (GitHub) - https://github.com/trufflesecurity/trufflehog

gitleaks/gitleaks (GitHub) - https://github.com/gitleaks/gitleaks

Git (Wikipedia) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Git

awslabs/git-secrets (GitHub) - https://github.com/awslabs/git-secrets

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