The Cyber Forensics Guide
Cyber Forensics is a subject which does need some explanation and digging to do. To begin with, you must have that analytic bandwidth in you. For these purposes you must master over reading the bits 0’s and 1’s of the computer and the Boolean Logic. Having said that, it is not a child’s play to carry on forensics. As like in programming, there is a way to do something, without commenting your code, without using the standard formats. You will achieve the goal, but will your goal be acceptable?
The most important thing if you want to enter the field of cyber forensics is the science of evidence retention and acquisition. The timeline below gives a brief idea about how should you proceed. The aspects about how the law is about digital evidence in India, see here. To learn about artifacts and how to extract data and analyse it, see here.