Shining a light on dark data: Securing information across the enterprise

How do you address the risks of breach and disclosure associated with redundant, obsolete or trivial data?
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Edward Goings is currently a Principal and National Partner in Charge of Forensic Technology Services of KPMG LLP. He develops and manages electronic investigations through digital evidence recovery and forensic data analysis. Edward oversees and conducts forensic examinations of computer systems for the collection, preservation and admissibility of electronic evidence. He developed KPMG’s Forensic Technology Service line in the Midwest.

Edward has 13 years of active duty military service during which time he served as a Federal Agent as a Computer Crime Investigator with the United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations. He has conducted computer intrusion investigations for the United States Air Force, conducted hundreds of computer forensic examinations on electronic stored data for the purpose of evidence preservation and admissibility in court, and has testified numerous times in Federal Court. He identified how and where intruders potentially access computer systems and then collected pertinent evidence to assist in prosecuting the perpetrator and provided valuable information to Air Force System Administrator on computer system's vulnerabilities and network security.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Edward Goings and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.