Describe all steps taken in Autopsy to create the forensic system case file. Provide screenshots of these steps along with the Name, Email, and Student ID located on the desktop of the virtual environment.

A.   Write a report for the team of investigators by doing the following:

1.   Describe all steps taken in Autopsy to create the forensic system case file. Provide screenshots of these steps along with the Name, Email, and Student ID located on the desktop of the virtual environment. 

Note: The “Student ID” that appears on the desktop of the virtual lab environment is not intended to be your actual WGU Student ID, but it is generated by the lab as a different identifier. Therefore, you should provide all screenshots of the virtual desktop as it appears in the lab.

2.   Describe all steps taken in Autopsy to identify potential evidence, including data files, deleted data files, directories, or drive partitions. Provide screenshots of these steps along with the Name, Email, and Student ID located on the desktop of the virtual environment.

3.   Summarize the findings you identified during your investigation and the conclusions you made regarding the suspect and the collected evidence. Provide screenshots from Autopsy or reports in support of your findings and conclusions. In each screenshot, include the Name, Email, and Student ID located on the desktop of the virtual environment.

B.   Acknowledge sources, using in-text citations and references, for content that is quoted, paraphrased, or summarized.

C.   Demonstrate professional communication in the content and presentation of your submission.