A patch to the GNU dd program, this version has several features intended for forensic acquisition of data. Highlights include hashing on-the-fly, split output files, pattern writing, a progress meter, and file verification.

Latest base/Windows version available : https://sourceforge.net/projects/dc3dd/files/dc3dd/7.2.646/

Grab it with Cygwin 2.5, Cygwin terminal or the bare DLLS.

Features

  • Forensic/Digital evidence Acquisition
  • Hashing
  • split output files
  • pattern writing
  • file verification

Project Samples

Project Activity

See All Activity >

Categories

Data recovery

Follow dc3dd

dc3dd Web Site

Other Useful Business Software

Identify and respond to threats before damage is done Identify and respond to threats before damage is done Icon
Identify and respond to threats before damage is done Icon

A SIEM that makes it easy to use logs for security, compliance, and troubleshooting.

SolarWinds® Log & Event Manager (LEM) delivers comprehensive Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) capabilities in a highly affordable, easy-to-use, and quick-to-deploy virtual appliance. LEM provides the visibility, security, and control that IT professionals need to alert on and respond to security threats, and assist in meeting the regulatory compliance guidelines of HIPAA, PCI DSS, SOX, and more. Try it free for 30 days!

Rate This Project

Login To Rate This Project

User Ratings

★★★★★
★★★★
★★★
★★
5
0
0
0
0
ease 1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5 0 / 5
features 1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5 0 / 5
design 1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5 0 / 5
support 1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5 0 / 5

User Reviews

  • Yet another live image carrying both dc3dd and dcfldd: en.altlinux.org/Rescue (it's also careful enough not to touch dirty filesystem journals and swaps).

  • Nice work ! Great project.

    1 user found this review helpful.
  • Love that its free

  • If anyone is looking for a pre-built self booting solution on a USB drive to run dc3dd, you can fine on here, www.osforensics.com/tools/create-disk-images.html

  • in our tests, DC3DD is about 20% faster than the older dcfldd. however, they changed a lot of the options, and it was confusing trying to associate the new options with the older dcfldd options used in our scripts. output logging could be enhanced to be more easily processed by additional scripts.

Read more reviews >

Additional Project Details

Intended Audience

Government, Information Technology, Science/Research, Advanced End Users, System Administrators, End Users/Desktop

User Interface

Command-line

Programming Language

C

Registered

2007-12-13