The Forensic Recovery of Evidence Device is used for transfer and stabilization of born-digital material at Library Services Center. FRED 2 is equipped with an Utrabay write-blocker for transfer of born-digital material. Forensic Toolkit is installed on the FRED for archival processing of born-digital material.


OS: Windows 10 Professional (64 bit)
CPU: i7-7800X 6 Core 3.5 GHz (4.0 Turbo), 8.25MB Cache [T1053]
RAM: 64 GB PC4-21300 DDR4 2666 MHz [T2014]
Video Card: [T0023] Nvidia GTX 1050Ti, 4GB, 128 bit GDDR5, 768 CUDA Cores

Hardware Write Blocking:

Digital Intelligence® UltraBay 4d Hardware Write-Blocker with touch
screen display:

  • Integrated IDE Drive Write Blocker
  • Integrated SATA Drive Write Blocker
  • Integrated SAS Drive Write Blocker
  • Integrated USB 3.0/2.0 Write Blocker
  • Integrated FireWire IEEE 1394b Write Blocker
  • Integrated PCIe Write Blocker
  • Write-Block and Read/Write visibility via Lock/Unlock LEDs
  • Read and write mode capabilities for all device ports controlled via front panel
  • Allows simultaneous imaging of 2 attached devices
  • Digital Intelligence® Integrated Forensic Media Card Reader – Read-Only and Read/Write switchable
  • Digital Intelligence® Imaging Workshelf - Extendable/Retractable with integrated ventilation


Tool Path
Bagger 2.8.1 Users/foren/Bagger-2.8.1
Bagger JSON profile Users/foren/bagger/NYPL_ArchivesUnit-profile.json
Cygwin Users/foren/cygwin64
Kryoflux Users/foren/kryoflux
Siegfried Users/foren/sf.exe
Siegfried configuration file Users/foren/siegfried/sf.conf
Bonjour Users/foren/Program Files/Bonjour
Digital Intelligence Users/foren/Program Files/Digital Intelligence
FileMaker Pro 17 Advanced Users/foren/Program Files/FileMaker
Java Development Kit 12 Users/foren/Program Files/Java/jdk-12.0.2
VLC Users/foren/Program Files/VideoLAN/VLC
SSH Users/foren/Windows/System32/OpenSSH/ssh.exe
AccessData Codemeter Users/foren/Program Files/CodeMeter
AccessData Evidence Processing Engine Users/foren/Program Files/AccessData/Evidence Processing Engine/10.21
FTK Imager Users/foren/Program Files/AccessData/FTK Imager
Forensic Toolkit 7.1 Users/foren/Program Files/AccessData/Forensic Tools/7.1
PostgreSQL 11.2 Users/foren/Program Files/AccessData/PostgreSQL/11.2
Card Reader Users/foren/Program Files (x86)/Tableau
Symantec Ghost Users/foren/Program Files (x86)/Symantec/Ghost
Tableau Users/foren/Program Files (x86)/Tableau