CompTIA Security+ Question B-61

Which of the following should Jane, a security administrator, perform before a hard drive is analyzed with forensics tools?

A. Identify user habits
B. Disconnect system from network
C. Capture system image
D. Interview witnesses

Answer: C

Capturing an image of the operating system in its exploited state can be helpful in revisiting the issue after the fact to learn more about it. Very much as helpful in same way that a virus sample is kept in laboratories to study later after a breakout. Also you should act in the order of volatility which states that the system image capture is first on the list of a forensic analysis.