CompTIA Security+ Question G-67

Computer evidence at a crime is preserved by making an exact copy of the hard disk. Which of the following does this illustrate?

A. Taking screenshots
B. System image capture
C. Chain of custody
D. Order of volatility

Answer: B

A system image would be a snapshot of what exists at the moment. Thus 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.