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2017 HTCIA International Executive Committee


We are pleased to announce the 2017 HTCIA International Executive Committee

International President

Steven Branigan (Northeast Chapter)

International First Vice President

Anthony Reyes (Northeast Chapter)

International Second Vice President

Brian Hill (Minnesota Chapter)

International Secretary

Bernadette Gleason (Northeast Chapter)

International Treasurer

David Cole (Ontario Chapter)




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2016 HTCIA International Executive Committee

We are pleased to announce the the 2016 HTCIA International Executive Committee:

Steve Branigan (President)
Anthony Reyes (1st VP)
Brian Hill (2nd VP)
Joshua Chin (Secretary)
Sean Walsh (Treasurer…

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More Training Titles on the HTCIA Training Portal

Dear Members,
This website will be shut down this month. Our new website hosted by Godaddy, and the new member’s portal hosted by Membersclick, will come online before the years end.

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New Online Training for HTCIA Members

We are pleased to announce a number of courses that will be delivered via the HTCIA Training Portal exclusively for HTCIA members. We will be releasing over 60 hours of professionally created training over the next month covering various subject matter. Whether you’re a computer forensic expert looking for…

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Evolve – Web interface for the Volatility Memory Forensics Framework

We are pleased to announce the release of Evolve, a web interface for the Volatility memory forensics framework.  This Python-based project was developed by HTCIA member James Habben and is available for free via GitHub. Evolve can be downloaded from –
What does Evolve do…

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Webinar – Forensic Recovery of YouTube Videos Using IXTK

The HTCIA Washington chapter is pleased to sponsor a webinar, which will be held on March 13, 2015 10:00 AM PDT.

Seats are limited and you should register while there is space available. And we will be giving away one full license of the software to a lucky winner…

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Xbox Forensics: From One to 360 Webinar

Join this HTCIA Members-Only Webinar and Earn CPEs!
On March 17, 2015 at 10:00am PST join our host Rob Schroader, Chief Executive Officer at Paraben Corporation.
Gaming consoles have the power, storage capacity, and capabilities of computers, yet they are often ignored when it comes to digital forensics…

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SSD’s – Recoverability, Admissibility and Challenges

Join this HTCIA Members-Only Webinar and Earn CPEs!
On February 12, 2015 at 10:00am PST join our host Chris Bross, Chief Technology Officer and Bob Mehr, Esq – Sr. Legal Advisor at DriveSavers.
SSDs don’t need to be a “game changer” for forensic experts. Understanding how SSDs function…

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2014 Top Security Tools as Voted by Readers

The website has released the second edition of their top security tools as voted by their users and readers. Great list of some well known tools, and some that many may have not used. Definitely a great source for the novice and experienced.
Here is the list of…

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This Year’s Biggest Data Breaches

As DFIR professionals, many of us have been nusy working on responding to breaches. 2014 in review has definitely made its mark with notable breaches such as JP Morgan Chase, Sony Pictures, Home Depot, Staples riding on the heels of the Target breach in late December, 2013.

VizSweet has created…

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