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Anti-forensic techniques

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Anti-forensic techniques are engaging in behavior designed to frustrate computer forensic techniques. This can include refusing to run when debugging mode is enabled, refusing to run when running inside of a virtual machine, or deliberately overwriting data. Although some anti-forensic tools have legitimate purposes, such as overwriting sensitive data that shouldn't fall into the wrong hands, like any tool they can be abused.

See also Tools#Anti-forensics_Tools.