Bin Laden cache shines a light on forensics

Monday - 5/9/2011, 9:30am EDT

Darren Hayes, digital forensics expert and Computer Information Systems Program Chair, Pace University

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The biggest breakthrough in the war on terror might not have been the death of Osama bin Laden, but rather the information seized from his compound. Now the CIA has possession of USB drives, hard drives and other forms of electronic information. Joining us to explain the task now before the CIA is Doctor Darren Hayes. He's a digital forensics expert and Computer Information Systems Program Chair at Pace University.

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