An Introduction to Hex Editing for Cybercrime Investigators

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About Hexadecimal Notation

https://owlcation.com/stem/How-to-Convert-Hex-to-Binary-and-Binary-to-Hexadecimal

Looking at a Hex Editor

The Four Main Areas of a Hex Editor
A Highlighted Address Block in a Hex Editor

Why Would a Cybercrime Investigator use a Hex Editor?

Analyzing File Signatures

The File Signature of an ODT File — https://filesignatures.net/

Other Uses

Conclusion

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