Describe the state and how it might impact the investigator gathering data
663 / M11DF / Mobile Forensics
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) guidelines list four different states a mobile device can be in when you extract data.
Identify the four states.
Describe the state, and how it might impact the investigator gathering data. Also discuss alternatives and work-arounds to the device state, which the investigator may initially encounter.
According to the NIST guidelines, the four states a mobile device can be in when extracting data are Nascent, active, quiescent and semi-active states as explained in (Easttom, 2013).
It is the state in…………………….