Welcome to Simson Garfinkel's web site.
Simson L. Garfinkel is an Associate Professor at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. His research interests include computer forensics, the emerging field of usability and security, personal information management, privacy, information policy and terrorism. (Read full bio.)
Recent and Upcoming Tutorials and Presentations
- Also relevant for this presentation
- 2013-01-07 Digital Forensics Innovation: Searching A Terabyte of Data in 10 minutes (DCACM, Washington DC)
- 2012-01-11 The Cybersecurity Mess, and what SFS students can do about it.
See also my Presentations Archive
- Young J., Foster, K., Garfinkel, S., and Fairbanks, K., Distinct Sector Hashes for Target File Detection, IEEE Computer, December 2012
- Garfinkel, S. Digital Forensics XML and the DFXML toolset, Digital Investigation, 2012.
- Garfinkel, S., and Dinolt, G. Operations with Degraded Security. IEEE Security & Privacy, pages 18–23, November/December 2011
- Beverly, Robert, Simson Garfinkel and Greg Cardwell, "Forensic Carving of Network Packets and Associated Data Structures", DFRWS 2011, Aug. 1-3, 2011, New Orleans, LA BEST PAPER AWARD (Acceptance rate: 23%, 14/62)
- How to Delete Regrettable Posts from the Internet, Technology Review, October 30, 2012.
- Seven Ways to get yourself hacked, Technology Review, December 15, 2011.
- A Cloud over Ownership: Online services set content free from the physical world’s constraints—including those that have defined the very idea of possession,Technology Review, August 23, 2011
You can find a complete list of my research on my Research page.
I have recently taught:
You may also be interested in my Future Projects, especially if you are looking for ideas.
Where to find me online
Other sites of interest
- http://ex.nitroba.org --- All that's left of Deus Ex Machina Software now that we sold the ex.com domain.
- http://dmr.nitroba.org --- Donald M. Rosenbergs online site (his papers are at the Michigan State University Archives).
- http://realworlddocs.com --- My fathers newly published book on document drafting.
- http://forensicwiki.org --- Wiki for computer forensics