[Ma-linux] Re: [Novalug] Need assistance: My boss lost all email
kevin at pheared.net
Fri May 2 17:32:42 EDT 2008
As we learned on arstechnica, the only sensible way to implement
anti-retention of e-mail is to use Exchange (and a convoluted, manual scheme
On Fri, May 2, 2008 at 5:17 PM, James Ewing Cottrell 3rd <
JECottrell3 at comcast.net> wrote:
> What Forensic Guys? What Open Source Tools?
> Outlook? You should have been using Firefox/Thunderbird to browse and read
> your email.
> You seem to be looking for a Technical Solution to a Procedural Problem.
> Magic Won't Save You.
> And when is "33-05-08"?
>  No Backups???
>  This is a Linux group
>  There are ways to look for deleted files, but files which are
> rewritten generally don't get their intermediate states saved.
> Jay Hart wrote:
> > My boss was having problems with his laptop (which I think is running
> > XP). so
> > they decided to redo his profile. And, I guess didn't catch all the
> > outlook
> > pst files. So, any email dated prior to 33-5-08 is gone.
> > What I need is one of you forensic guys to come over and run an open
> > source
> > tool and see if you can find any of his email files that might still be
> > floating around.
> > See, you didn't think I was going to mention something relevent to this
> > list
> > on this thread, did ya???
> > Jay Hart
> > _______________________________________________
> > Novalug mailing list
> > Novalug at calypso.tux.org
> > http://calypso.tux.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/novalug
> Ma-linux mailing list
> Ma-linux at calypso.tux.org
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Novalug