Eoghan Casey is an internationally recognized expert in data breach investigations. He wrote the foundational book Digital Evidence and Computer Crime, and created Smartphone Forensics courses taught worldwide. For over a decade, he has dedicated himself to advancing the practice of incident handling and digital forensics. He has worked as R&D Team Lead in the Defense Cyber Crime Institute (DCCI) at the Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3) helping enhance their operational capabilities and develop new techniques and tools.
Eoghan helps client organizations handle security breaches and analyzes digital evidence in a wide range of investigations, including network intrusions with international scope. In his prior work at cmdLabs and as Director of Digital Forensics and Investigations at Stroz Friedberg, he maintained an active docket of cases and co-managed technical operations in the areas of digital forensics, cyber-crime investigation and incident handling. He has performed thousands of forensic acquisitions and examinations, including Windows and UNIX systems, Enterprise servers, smart phones, cell phones, network logs, backup tapes, and database systems. He has testified in civil and criminal cases, and has submitted expert reports and prepared trial exhibits for computer forensic and cyber-crime cases.
Eoghan also has information security experience, as an Information Security Officer at Yale University and in subsequent consulting work. He has performed vulnerability assessments, deployed and maintained intrusion detection systems, firewalls and public key infrastructures, and developed policies, procedures, and educational programs for a variety of organizations. He has delivered keynotes and taught workshops around the globe on various topics related to data breach investigation, digital forensics and cyber security. He conducts research and teaches graduate students at Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute, has coauthored several advanced technical books including Malware Forensics, and is Editor-in-Chief of Digital Investigation: The International Journal of Digital Forensics and Incident Response.