Noun. A copy is
|“||[a]n accurate reproduction of information contained on an original physical item, independent of the electronic storage device (e.g., logical file copy). Maintains contents, but attributes may change during the reproduction.||”|
Verb. To copy is
|“||[t]o replicate data in another location while maintaining it in its original location.||”|
- ↑ Forensic Examination of Digital Evidence: A Guide for Law Enforcement, at 39.
- ↑ NIST Special Publication 800-152, at 127.