dfm covers

Attack of the Clones

Written by James Zjalic

Attack of the Clones

Once upon a time the old adage of “Believe half of what you see, and none of what you hear” would have been relatively sound advice. That is, before Artificial Intelligence

was embraced by the world of multimedia and changed the world as we know it. Most people are familiar with

“Photoshopping”, a term which has come to define the manipulation of images, coined by the name of the popular photo editing software, Adobe Photoshop. Although the practice of manipulating multimedia was around long before the digital revolution (Stalin, Mussolini and Hitler would have people removed from photos who had fallen out of favor), it has never been as accessible or far-reaching as the present day. Forensic Scientists have managed to stay a step ahead of the manipulators through the research and development of various techniques, but the battle between good and evil is now turning into a proxy war, being fought by Artificial Intelligence on our behalf. 

Find out more - subscribe to DFM today and read the full article. Or if you're a subscriber, login and read the article online.

Please make cache directory writable.

Submit an Article

Call for Articles

We are keen to publish new articles from all aspects of digital forensics. Click to contact us with your completed article or article ideas.

Featured Book

Learning iOS Forensics

A practical hands-on guide to acquire and analyse iOS devices with the latest forensic techniques and tools.

Meet the Authors

George Bailey

George Bailey is an IT security professional with over 15 years of experience


Coming up in the Next issue of Digital Forensics Magazine

Coming up in Issue 38 on sale from February 2019:

Crowd Sourcing Digital Evidence The Risk v The Reward

All digital devices used today can be considered as a potential source for digital evidence. Andrew Ryan investigates the current state in the art of crowd sourced digital evidence. Read More »

Recovery of Forensic Artifacts from Deleted Jump-List in Windows 10

Jump-Lists are widely discussed in forensics community since the release of Windows 7 and are having more capabilities to reveal forensics artifacts in Windows 10. Read More »

Subscribe today

Operacion Bitcoin

The article is an actual case study of an Interpol investigation carried out in association with CertUY that has been ongoing for some months. It is written by the first hacker sent to prison in Uruguay who is currently out on bail pending sentencing. Read More »

Every Issue
Plus the usual Competition, Book Reviews, 360, IRQ, Legal

Click here to read more about the next issue