Beyond Keywords

Is keyword search becoming obsolete in the new age of forensic digital investigation?

As the bulk of investigative activity moved from paper to digital documents, keyword searching became the primary tool for identifying relevant evidence in a data set. However, keywords can be imprecise. A search may miss important items or return too many irrelevant results. As data volumes grow, investigators must trawl through ever-increasing numbers of search results to find the information they seek.

Last Published: July 7, 2016 by Gavin

Category: Finance