Compromised By Errors: The Sorry Tale Of Flawed Forensic Software

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via Robert N. Charette, writing at the IEEE’s Spectrum Magazine, comes this outstanding piece on flawed forensic software, and the implications thereto. Enjoy!

“An in-depth look by the National Academy of Sciences into the state of forensic science in the United States in 2009 showed [PDF] that many “accepted” forensic techniques, such as “those used to infer the source of tool marks or bite marks have never been exposed to stringent scientific scrutiny.”” – Robert N. Charette, writing at the IEEE’s Spectrum Magazine

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Infosecurity.US authored by Marc Handelman. Read the original post at: https://www.infosecurity.us/blog/2019/2/1/compromised-by-errors-the-sorry-tale-of-flawed-forensic-software