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honeypum Newbie Joined: Feb 06, 2014 Posts: 2
Posted: Fri Feb 07, 2014 2:16 am Post subject: PDF Forensics
could you recommend a free easy to use tool to perform forensics in a pdf file? Specifically i'd need to find username of the person who created the file, computer name, IP, etc.
Thanks in advance for your help
PreferredUser Newbie Joined: Jan 01, 2007 Posts: 1130 Location: USA
Posted: Fri Feb 07, 2014 10:47 am Post subject:
You should research what information is available in a PDF.
There is information on the forensicswiki that should help including information on some tools.
One tool that is not listed: ExifTool by Phil Harvey works well. Written in platform independent Perl and available as a stand alone tool for Windows and Mac.
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