Stopping computer crime requires two basic things: You need to let criminals know it won’t be tolerated by reporting and prosecuting, and tell the world what these crimes are and how folks can avoid being a victim. It’s not enough … Read more
In 2020, as workplaces worldwide shut down to help control the spread of COVID-19, many professional conferences followed suit. Others, however, did not — notably Techno Security, which postponed to 2021.
The ability to collect digital evidence in the field — away from a forensic laboratory — has long been a need in corporate, private, and law enforcement investigations.
Oxygen Forensics talk us through OFD version 13.3, with increased capacity for facial recognition.
We caught up with Blaine about the challenges of video and multimedia forensics, and his plans for the coming year.
February’s research in digital forensics isn’t just about the papers presented at the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS)’ annual meeting, or those published in the various journals. Last month also saw new research opportunities, either for an impact study of training or simply by taking advantage of some new resources.
Digital investigations have undergone a geometric progression of complexity since my first fledgling technology investigations during the 90s. In those early years, a competent digital forensics professional only needed to know how to secure, acquire and analyze the floppy disks and miniscule hard drives that represented 99% of data sources at the time...
Just call William Simon the Sherlock Holmes of computers. The cyberspace sleuth would love the comparison. In fact, he named his business, Abberline Investigations, after his distant cousin Frederick Abberline, a Victorian-era Scotland Yard investigator.
The licensed private investigator, with … Read more
Noble Dean will graduate from Purdue University for the second time in December with his masterâ€™s degree in science and technology. His degree has taught the 31-year-old to look at the world in an entirely different light.
â€œThis,â€ he said, … Read more
A Non-Technical Primer – Taught by Warren Kruse and Steven Branigan.
From the comfort of your home or office anytime 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.
What do you need to know when making or receiving an Electronic Discovery request pertaining to … Read more
Today at the Holiday Inn Select in Indianapolis, Purdue professors and staff will team up with the National White Collar Crime Center to teach 110 Indiana police officers about e-mail forensics. The training session is part two of a previous … Read more
Breaking into computer networks and remaining untraceable after the breach has been detected is apparently easier than anyone would like it to be, said The Grugq, a Britain-based hacker. The Grugq, who refused to reveal his true identity, said remaining … Read more
A couple of Australian coppers have used their forensic expertise to create a software company that has chalked up success in Europe and Japan. And by Christmas they will be showing the Yanks how as well. The two “dumped-data detectives” … Read more
It’s not surprising that FBI Special Agent Tom Veivia considers himself an overprotective parent. In a cramped room equipped with eight computers, Veivia works with undercover agents and police officers in the Innocent Images National Initiative. Working late evening and … Read more
Stephen Branigan, one of the founders of the New York City task force on cybercrime and author of High-Tech Crimes Revealed: Cyberwar Stories from the Digital Front, talks to Seth Fogie about hacker motivations and how to solve cyber crimes.… Read more