IDNeon Posted March 2, 2017 Share Posted March 2, 2017 (edited) This thread is just a random lamentation I had when working with my forensics lab set-up that I had to spend hours cleaning after trashing it with an automation process I was building to strip permissions from certain file structures that are unique and special cases to windows system environments. Long story short the automated process managed to create a folder structure many hundreds of layers deep after running into corrupted data (corrupted on the source). And I had to painfully split them apart piece by piece until they were the folder-depth limit that Windows can read so I could delete them appropriately. Which leads me to the title of this thread. Note to self: From now on every project will be its on virtual machine and only when the data is how I want it and in perfect integrity with proper chain of custody then will I extract it to a more permanent storage solution from the Lab environment in preparation of archive and delivery to the customer. This way if the project ends-up creating a head ache I can just throw the virtual machine in the trash. Edited March 2, 2017 by IDNeon Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
Join the conversation
You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.