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'''Helix''' is a [[live cd]] built on top of [[Knoppix]]. It focuses on [[incident response]] and [[computer forensics]].
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{{Infobox_Software |
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  name = Helix |
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  maintainer = e-fense |
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  os = [[Linux]], [[Windows]], [[Solaris]] |
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  genre = [[Live CD]] |
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  license = [[GPL]], others |
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  website = [http://www.e-fense.com/helix/ e-fense.com/helix/] |
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}}
  
=Features=
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'''Helix''' is a [[Live CD]] built on top of [[Knoppix]]. It focuses on [[incident response]] and [[computer forensics]].
  
==File Systems Understood==
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== Tools included ==
  
==File Search Facilities==
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== External Links ==
  
==Historical Reconstruction==
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* [http://www.e-fense.com/helix/faq.php Helix FAQ]
 
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* [http://www.e-fense.com/helix/downloads.php Helix CD image download]
Can it build timelines and search by creation date?
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==Searching Abilities==
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Can it search? Does it build an index? Can it focus on file types or particular kinds of metadata?
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==Hash Databases==
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Can it create hashes of files and/or blocks? Can it compare these hash values to any databases?
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What sort of hash functions does it use?
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==Evidence Collection Features==
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Can it sign files? Does it keep an audit log?
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=History=
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Originally written in (YEAR), it has now developed into a Forensic Edition and an Enterprise Edition.
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==License Notes==
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""''Helix is based off of the original Knoppix distribution and retains all of the original licenses from that distribution. All additions that I have made are covered under GPL or by the licenses of the prospective authors.''" -- [http://www.e-fense.com/helix/faq.php Helix FAQ].
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= External Links =
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* [http://www.e-fense.com/helix/ Official website]
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==External Reviews==
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Revision as of 13:59, 31 March 2006

Helix
Maintainer: e-fense
OS: Linux, Windows, Solaris
Genre: Live CD
License: GPL, others
Website: e-fense.com/helix/

Helix is a Live CD built on top of Knoppix. It focuses on incident response and computer forensics.

Tools included

External Links