How to recover deleted files with foremost on Linux - LinuxConfig.org

In this article we will talk about foremost, a very useful open source forensic utility which is able to recover deleted files using the technique called data carving. The utility was originally developed by the United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations, and is able to recover several file types (support for specific file types can be added by the user, via the configuration file). The program can also work on partition images produced by dd or similar tools.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://linuxconfig.org/how-to-recover-deleted-files-with-foremost-on-linux