Simson Garfinkel, Ph.D. (U.S. Census Bureau)
Paul Farrell
Vassil Roussev, Ph.D. (University of New Orleans)
George Dinolt


Progress in computer forensics research has been limited by the lack of a standardized data setsdcorporadthat are available for research purposes. We explain why corpora are needed to further forensic research, present a taxonomy for describing corpora, and announce the availability of several forensic data sets.