Title: Digital Forensic Analysis of Ubuntu File System

Issue Number: Vol. 5, No. 4
Year of Publication: Nov - 2016
Page Numbers: 175-186
Authors: Dinesh N. Patil, Bandu B. Meshram
Journal Name: International Journal of Cyber-Security and Digital Forensics (IJCSDF)
- Hong Kong
DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.17781/P002213


A file system of Ubuntu operating system can conserve and manage a lot of configuration information and the information with forensic importance. Mining and analyzing the useful data of the Ubuntu operating system have become essential with the rise of the attack on the computer system. Investigating the File System can help to collect information relevant to the case. After considering existing research and tools, this paper suggests a new evidence collection and analysis methodology and the UbuntuForensic tool to aid in the process of digital forensic investigation of Ubuntu File System.