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Windows is a widely-spread operating system from Microsoft.

Forensics

Filesystems

FAT, NTFS, ...

Features in Windows Vista

Registry

The Windows Registry is a database of keys and values that provides a wealth of information to forensic investigators.

Thumbs.db Files

Thumbs.db files can be found on many Windows systems. They contain thumbnails of images or documents and can be of great value for the investigator.

Browser Cache

Browser History

The Web Browser History files can contain significant information. On Windows this is Internet Explorer by default.

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