Cyber case studies are the deep analysis of case which introduces the forensic examiner with a different aspect of case. To do the Email case study it is require first analyze email evidence criminal cases and find the hidden evidences in it. Multiple case study tools are available in the market but the feature should be enriched so that email cyber crime cases can be easily studied within it.
The MailXaminer is the best free computer forensic toolkit that manage the case in a best manner. Case study email forensics is simple task for forensic experts since it give all the different view which is usefull in analyzing email cyber crime cases. The information management of case for email archiving by this forensic software is done with the feature of "New Case". Therefore the case can be created, edited by adding email evidence in it, saved in *.rew format and after saving close the case. For further referral of saved email crime cases the REW format file can be opened using either MailXaminer software or with the help of small setup which is integrated with saved REW file. This REW file format provides automatically the MailXaminer's environment to access email evidence case.
The case repository tools is advantageous is because of self file format creation capability. The REW format generated by software can be reviewed and sent to the cyber forensic experts for filtered cyber case studies and investigation. The email filter facility available in tool resolve cyber forensic cases in a more manageable way since it makes the evidence search easiest and fastest.
How to Manage Email Cases: From the above discussion it easy to understand the purpose of doing email case study and benefits of analysis of case. The following steps should be performed in order to maintain a case study email forensics format and collecting email evidence case.
Check the File menu in which “New case” option is there, which create a case. There are various credentials and fields available that should be filled by investigator for the easy and unambiguous management of case. The fields that recognize cyber case study uniquely are given below:
Note: Give valid Email id either you will get the validation error
After filling all these related details of email evidence criminal case, perform the examining of Emails by adding the suspected email file using New Case field in case repository tool. Maximum email format are compatible with the environment of MailXaminer.
Save the case with its important credentials in the software database
Easily fetch the saved cases from the software database and give a review of required cyber crime case.
Shut the case with this simple button of the software.
In the situation of complex cyber case studies, modules of cases are divided among investigator, case can be integrated with the help of this option & each REW unit (REW format created by the tool) of case can be imported from the each expert's machine.