SWGDE

Scientific Working Group on Digital Evidence

SWGDE Archived Documents

These are archived documents that have either been sunsetted or replaced by newer versions and may reference out-of-date information. Please use the Current Documents page to access SWGDE's approved documents.


Scientific Working Group on Digital Evidence Bylaws v5-0
Published: 2012-09-10 | Version: 5.0
Archived on 9/5/2014 when newer version was published.

Scientific Working Group on Digital Evidence Bylaws v5-3
Published: 2015-06-24 | Version: 5.3
Archived on 9/22/2015 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Best Practices for Computer Forensics v1-0
Published: 2004-11-15 | Version: 1.0
Archived on 4/12/2006 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Best Practices for Computer Forensics v2-1
Published: 2006-07-19 | Version: 2.1
Archived on 9/14/2013 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Best Practices for Computer Forensics v3-0
Published: 2013-09-14 | Version: 3.0
Archived on 9/5/2014 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Best Practices for Digital Audio Authentication v1-0
Published: 2016-06-23 | Version: 1.0
Archived on 10/26/2016 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Best Practices for Digital Audio Authentication v1-1
Published: 2016-10-08 | Version: 1.1
Archived on 2/21/2017 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Best Practices for Examining Magnetic Card Readers v1-0
Published: 2014-06-11 | Version: 1.0
Archived 09/29/2015 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Best Practices for Forensic Audio v1-0
Published: 2008-03-06 | Version: 1.0
Archived on 9/8/2014 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Best Practices for Forensic Audio v2-0
Published: 2014-09-08 | Version: 2.0
Archived on 6/30/2015 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Best Practices for Forensic Audio v2-1
Published: 2015-06-24 | Version: 2.1
Archived on 10/26/2016 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Best Practices for Photographic Comparison for All Disciplines v1-0
Published: 2016-06-23 | Version: 1.0
Archived on 7/18/2017 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Best Practices for Vehicle Navigation and Infotainment System Examinations v1-0
Published: 2013-02-11 | Version: 1.0
Archived on 6/23/2016 when newer version was published. Newest version's title is "SWGDE Best Practices for Vehicle Infotainment and Telematics Systems".

SWGDE Capture of Live Systems v1-0
Published: 2008-01-28 | Version: 1.0
Archived on 9/5/2014 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Collection of Digital and Multimedia Evidence Myths vs Facts v1-0
Published: 2016-10-08 | Version: 1.0
Archived on 2/21/2017 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Collection of Digital and Multimedia Evidence Myths vs Facts v1-1
Published: 2017-02-21 | Version: 1.1
Archived on 7/18/2017 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Core Competencies for Forensic Audio v1-0
Published: 2011-09-15 | Version: 1.0
Archived on 7/18/2017 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Data Integrity Within Computer Forensics V1-0
Published: 2006-04-12 | Version: 1.0
Sunsetted on 6/4/2015 during 5-year review. SWGDE determined the information is covered in the newer document, "SWGDE Best Practices for Computer Forensics".

SWGDE Digital Evidence Findings V1-0
Published: 2006-04-12 | Version: 1.0
Sunsetted on 6/4/2015 during 5-year review. SWGDE determined the information is covered in the newer document, "SWGDE Best Practices for Computer Forensics".

SWGDE Electric Network Frequency Discussion Paper v1-1
Published: 2009-05-20 | Version: 1.1
Archived on 2/6/2014 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Establishing Confidence in Digital Forensic Results by Error Mitigation Analysis
Published: 2017-02-21 | Version: 1.6
The purpose of this document is to provide a process for recognizing and describing both errors and limitations associated with tools used to support digital forensics. This document proposes that confidence in digital forensic results is best achieved by using an error mitigation analysis approach that focuses on recognizing potential sources of error and then applying techniques used to mitigate them.

SWGDE Establishing Confidence in Digital Forensic Results by Error Mitigation Analysis v1-3
Published: 2013-09-14 | Version: 1.3
Archived on 6/11/2014 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Establishing Confidence in Digital Forensic Results by Error Mitigation Analysis v1-4
Published: 2014-06-11 | Version: 1.4
Archived on 2/5/2015 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Establishing Confidence in Digital Forensic Results by Error Mitigation Analysis v1-5
Published: 2015-02-05 | Version: 1.5
Archived on 2/21/2017 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Mac OS X Tech Notes v1-0
Published: 2014-02-06 | Version: 1.0
Archived 9/5/2014 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Mac OS X Tech Notes v1-1
Published: 2014-09-05 | Version: 1.1
Archived 9/29/2015 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Recommended Guidelines for Validation Testing v1-1
Published: 2009-01-15 | Version: 1.1
Archived on 9/5/2014 when newer version was published.

SWGDE Special Considerations When Dealing with Embedded Technology V1-0
Published: 2007-02-07 | Version: 1.0
Sunsetted on 6/4/2015 during 5-year review. SWGDE determined the information is out of date and should no longer be used.

SWGDE-SWGIT Digital and Multimedia Evidence Glossary v1-0
Published: 2005-07-25 | Version: 1.0
Archived on 1/10/2006 when newer version was published.

SWGDE-SWGIT Digital and Multimedia Evidence Glossary v2-0
Published: 2006-01-10 | Version: 2.0
Archived on 6/8/2007 when newer version was published.

SWGDE-SWGIT Digital and Multimedia Evidence Glossary v2-2
Published: 2007-11-01 | Version: 2.2
Archived on 5/22/2009 when newer version was published.

SWGDE-SWGIT Digital and Multimedia Evidence Glossary v2-3
Published: 2009-05-22 | Version: 2.3
Archived on 1/14/2011 when newer version was published.

SWGDE-SWGIT Digital and Multimedia Evidence Glossary v2-4
Published: 2011-01-14 | Version: 2.4
Archived on 1/13/2012 when newer version was published.

SWGDE-SWGIT Digital and Multimedia Evidence Glossary v2-7
Published: 2013-04-08 | Version: 2.7
Archived on 5/27/2015 when newer version was published.

SWGDE-SWGIT Digital and Multimedia Evidence Glossary v2-8
Published: 2015-05-27 | Version: 2.8
Archived on 6/23/2016: SWGDE updated this document and it is no longer a joint SWGDE/SWGIT document. The new title is "SWGDE Digital and Multimedia Evidence Glossary" (Version 3.0). The document retains the original joint document's version history.

SWGDE-SWGIT Guidelines and Recommendations for Training in Digital and Multimedia Evidence v1-0
Published: 2004-11-15 | Version: 1.0
Archived on 1/15/2010 when newer version was published.

SWGDE-SWGIT Proficiency Test Program Guidelines v1-1
Published: 2006-01-30 | Version: 1.1
Archived on 9/29/2015: SWGDE updated this document and it is no longer a joint SWGDE/SWGIT document. The new title is "SWGDE Proficiency Test Program Guidelines" (Version 1.0). The new document has a new version history.

SWGDE-SWGIT Recommended Guidelines for Developing SOPs V1-0
Published: 2004-11-15 | Version: 1.0
Sunsetted on 9/17/2015 during 5-year review. SWGDE determined the information is covered in the newer document, "SWGDE Model SOP for Computer Forensics".