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: http://projects.cerias.purdue.edu/forensics/timeline.php
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: http://sourceforge.net/projects/zeitline/
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; [[sorter]] — [[Sleuthkit]]'s [[MAC times]] sorting program.
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The Incident Response edition of '''Second Look®: Linux Memory Forensics''' is designed for use by investigators who need quick, easy, and effective Linux memory acquisition and analysis capabilities.
  
; [http://infoviz.pnl.gov/pdf/themeriver99.pdf ThemeRiver: In Search of Trends, Patterns, and Relationships]
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== Memory Acquisition ==
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Second Look® preserves the volatile system state, capturing evidence and information that does not exist on disk and may otherwise be lost as an investigation proceeds. A command-line script allows for acquisition of memory from running systems without introducing any additional software. A memory access driver is provided for use on systems without a native interface to physical memory.
  
; [http://code.google.com/p/simile-widgets/ Simile Timeline and Timeplot]
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== Memory Analysis ==
: Susan Havre, Beth Hetzler, and Lucy Nowell, Battelle Pacific Northwest Division, Richland, Washington
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Second Look® interprets live system memory or captured memory images, detecting and reverse engineering malware, including stealthy kernel rootkits and backdoors.  A kernel integrity verification approach is utilized to compare the Linux kernel in memory with a reference kernel.  Pikewerks provides thousands of reference kernels derived from original distribution kernel packages, and a script for creating reference kernels for other systems, such as those running custom kernels.
  
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Second Look® also applies an integrity verification approach for the analysis of each process in memory. This enables it to detect unauthorized applications as well as stealthy user-level malware.
: [http://well-formed-data.net/archives/26/visualizing-gaps-in-time-based-lists Moritz Stefaner]
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: [http://well-formed-data.net/thesis Master's thesis]
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; [http://www.conceptsymbols.com/web/publications/2003_timelines.pdf Timeline Visualization of Research Fronts]
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== Supported Systems ==
: Steven A. Morris2, G. Yen, Zheng Wu, Benyam Asnake , School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, 74078
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Second Look® is regularly updated to support analysis of the latest kernels and the most commonly used Linux distributions. The following are its capabilities as of April 2012:
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* Supported target kernels: 2.6.x, 3.x up to 3.2
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* Supported target architectures: x86 32- and 64-bit
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* Supported target distributions: Debian 4-6, RHEL/CentOS 4-6, Ubuntu 4.10-12.04, and more!
  
 
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== External Links ==
 
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Second Look® is a product of [[Raytheon Pikewerks Corporation]]:
 
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* http://secondlookforensics.com
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Revision as of 14:53, 17 April 2012

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The Incident Response edition of Second Look®: Linux Memory Forensics is designed for use by investigators who need quick, easy, and effective Linux memory acquisition and analysis capabilities.

Memory Acquisition

Second Look® preserves the volatile system state, capturing evidence and information that does not exist on disk and may otherwise be lost as an investigation proceeds. A command-line script allows for acquisition of memory from running systems without introducing any additional software. A memory access driver is provided for use on systems without a native interface to physical memory.

Memory Analysis

Second Look® interprets live system memory or captured memory images, detecting and reverse engineering malware, including stealthy kernel rootkits and backdoors. A kernel integrity verification approach is utilized to compare the Linux kernel in memory with a reference kernel. Pikewerks provides thousands of reference kernels derived from original distribution kernel packages, and a script for creating reference kernels for other systems, such as those running custom kernels.

Second Look® also applies an integrity verification approach for the analysis of each process in memory. This enables it to detect unauthorized applications as well as stealthy user-level malware.

Supported Systems

Second Look® is regularly updated to support analysis of the latest kernels and the most commonly used Linux distributions. The following are its capabilities as of April 2012:

  • Supported target kernels: 2.6.x, 3.x up to 3.2
  • Supported target architectures: x86 32- and 64-bit
  • Supported target distributions: Debian 4-6, RHEL/CentOS 4-6, Ubuntu 4.10-12.04, and more!

External Links

Second Look® is a product of Raytheon Pikewerks Corporation: