New Book of Standards on Digital Evidence Terminology

ASTM International recently released a Book of Standards, Standard Terminology for Digital and Multimedia Evidence Examination (ASTM E2916 - 13).

From the ASTM website:

This terminology includes general as well as discipline-specific definitions as they apply across the spectrum of image analysis, computer forensics, video analysis, forensic audio, and facial identification.

1. Scope

1.1 This is a compilation of terms and corresponding definitions used in the examination of digital and multimedia evidence to include the areas of computer forensics, image analysis, video analysis, forensic audio, and facial identification.

1.2 Legal or scientific terms that generally are understood or defined adequately in other readily available sources may not be included.

The Standard is available for purchase for $41 USD (print or PDF download) from the ASTM International website.

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