Kali Linux (formerly BackTrack) is best known as the premier Linux distribution system for application and network penetration testers. Kali also includes many digital forensics tools that are useful for formal forensics investigations, solving problems in Information Technology, and learning about digital forensics. Professional digital forensic examiners, IT people, and students new to digital forensics will all find the information and demonstrations of the digital imaging and cryptographic hashing tools in this course very useful.
James D. Murray is an information security professional and worked professionally as a software developer for over 25 years. He teaches information security courses at Stanbridge College in Southern California and works as a security analyst for Verizon. Mr. Murray has an MSIT Information Security degree and many IT certifications.