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The Treatment of Electronic Organizers

  • A. J. Sammes
  • B. L. Jenkinson
Part of the Practitioner Series book series (PRACT.SER.)

Abstract

In this chapter, our main concern is with the extraction of admissible evidence from electronic organizers, although other specialist electronic devices maybe treated in a similar way. The topics that we will cover are:
  • Principles of operation

  • Batteries and memories

  • Password protection

  • Switching on the organizer

  • Application of the ACPO guideline principles

  • Seizure of organizers

  • Examination and what may be possible

  • Dealing with the password

  • Open heart surgery

Keywords

Organizer Memory Security Feature Electronic Organizer Static Random Access Memory Memory Chip 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. J. Sammes
    • 1
  • B. L. Jenkinson
  1. 1.Department of Informatics and Simulation, Royal Military College of ScienceCranfield UniversityShrivenham, Swindon, WiltshireUK

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