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   name = Scalpel |
   maintainer = [[Golden Richard]] |
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   maintainer = [[Golden G. Richard III]] and [[Lodovico Marziale]] |
 
   os = {{Linux}}, {{Windows}}, {{Mac OS X}} |
 
   os = {{Linux}}, {{Windows}}, {{Mac OS X}} |
 
   genre = [[Carving]] |
 
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'''Scalpel''' is an [[open source]] program for [[recovering deleted data]] originally based on [[foremost]], although significantly more efficient. Written by [[Golden G. Richard III]] and presented at the [[Digital Forensic Research Workshop|DFRWS]] conference in 2005, it allows an examiner to specify a number of headers and footers to recover filetypes from a piece of media.
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'''Scalpel''' is an [[open source]] program for [[recovering deleted data]] originally based on [[foremost]], although significantly more efficient. Originally developed by [[Golden G. Richard III]] and presented at the [[Digital Forensic Research Workshop|DFRWS]] conference in 2005, it allows an examiner to specify a number of headers and footers to recover filetypes from a piece of media.  Scalpel is maintained by [[Golden G. Richard III]] and [[Lodovico Marziale]].  Currently, Scalpel is being incorporated into the [[Sleuthkit]] (TSK) and will be hosted alongside TSK.
  
 
== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==
  
 
* [http://dfrws.org/2005/proceedings/richard_scalpel.pdf Scalpel: A frugal, high-performance file carver] from the Proceedings of the 2005 [[Digital Forensic Research Workshop]]
 
* [http://dfrws.org/2005/proceedings/richard_scalpel.pdf Scalpel: A frugal, high-performance file carver] from the Proceedings of the 2005 [[Digital Forensic Research Workshop]]

Revision as of 16:17, 28 January 2014

Scalpel
Maintainer: Golden G. Richard III and Lodovico Marziale
OS: Linux,Windows,Mac OS X
Genre: Carving
License: GPL
Website: digitalforensicssolutions.com/Scalpel/

Scalpel is an open source program for recovering deleted data originally based on foremost, although significantly more efficient. Originally developed by Golden G. Richard III and presented at the DFRWS conference in 2005, it allows an examiner to specify a number of headers and footers to recover filetypes from a piece of media. Scalpel is maintained by Golden G. Richard III and Lodovico Marziale. Currently, Scalpel is being incorporated into the Sleuthkit (TSK) and will be hosted alongside TSK.

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