File Type Identification

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File type identification, often referred to as file format identification, is the process of determining the specific format or type of a computer file based on its content or file extension. This is an essential task in computing and information systems, as it allows software and systems to correctly handle and process files, ensuring compatibility and security.

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Fragments Expert A Graphical User Interface MATLAB Toolbox for Classification of File Fragments

vagabondboffin/Fragments-Expert Concurrency and Computation Practice and Experience 2020

The classification of file fragments of various file formats is an essential task in various applications such as firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-viruses, web content filtering, and digital forensics.