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DFIRL Episode 05: A Missing Person in the Digital Age

In episode 05 of Digital Forensics In Real Life (DFIRL) podcast we bring you Bill Odom, Co-Founder of Orbital Data Consulting, speaking about a missing person in the digital age.

Bill began his career as a Special Agent with the FBI, where he was involved in investigations of everything from white collar crime to terrorism.  

He’s been involved in hundreds of cases, since he managed the Computer Forensics Lab for the Houston office of the FBI as a Certified Computer Forensics Examiner for the FBI’s CART, or Computer Analysis Response Team. Now, Bill works as a private consultant, and part of 

This case involves a vanished minor, data pulled from video game chats, a cross-border recovery operation, and a lot of hours spent in the lab.  

What’s so interesting about this case is seeing how some of the big State and Federal agencies work with independent contractors coming from the outside.

Listen now to hear the story! 

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