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Expert Witness Disk Image, ASR SMART
Format Description Properties
- ID: fdd000407
- Short name: EWF_SMART
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- Draft status: Partial
Identification and description
||Expert Witness Compression Format, ASR SMART
Version of the EWF bitstream image format from ASR Data (SMART brand), generally similar to the description offered in EWF_Family.
EWF_SMART files contain four sections:
- Header section
- Volume section
- Table section
- Next and Done section
||Typically used for data analysis and not part of a process to create new content. May be used to archive data.
|Relationship to other formats
Expert Witness Format (EWF) Family
|LC experience or existing holdings
Quality and functionality factors
File type signifiers and format identifiers
||Filename extensions for the first 99 content segments are .s01, .s02, through .s99; followed by .saa, .sab, and so on.
||Hex: 45 56 46 09 0D 0A FF 00
|From Gary Kessler's File Signatures Table.
Download page for FTK Imager (http://accessdata.com/product-download/digital-forensics/ftk-imager-version-3.2.0). Free tool from AccessData, also the source for the more extensive FTK Toolkit.
BitCurator Web site (http://www.bitcurator.net/). Tool to support digital content management, including work with disk images and forensic analysis.
Last Updated: Monday, 27-Feb-2017 09:55:16 EST