Scene of the Cybercrime: Computer Forensics Handbook

Scene of the Cybercrime: Computer Forensics Handbook

1st Edition - August 12, 2002

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  • Author: Syngress
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080480787

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"Cybercrime and cyber-terrorism represent a serious challenge to society as a whole." - Hans Christian Krüger, Deputy Secretary General of the Council of EuropeCrime has been with us as long as laws have existed, and modern technology has given us a new type of criminal activity: cybercrime. Computer and network related crime is a problem that spans the globe, and unites those in two disparate fields: law enforcement and information technology. This book will help both IT pros and law enforcement specialists understand both their own roles and those of the other, and show why that understanding and an organized, cooperative effort is necessary to win the fight against this new type of crime.

Key Features

62% of US companies reported computer-related security breaches resulting in damages of $124 million dollars. This data is an indication of the massive need for Cybercrime training within the IT and law enforcement communities.
The only book that covers Cybercrime from forensic investigation through prosecution.
Cybercrime is one of the battlefields in the war against terror.

Readership

Network administrators and other IT professionals who need to know how to protect
their organizations' computers and network. Law enforcement professionals who need
to know how to collect and preserve digital evidence, how to locate cybercriminals,
how to deal with jurisdictional issues that complicate the prosecution of cybercrime.

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: Introduction
    Chapter 2: The Rise of Cybercrime
    Chapter 3: Understanding the Cybercriminal Mindset
    Chapter 4: Understanding Computer and Networking Basics
    Chapter 5: Understanding Network Intrusions and Attacks
    Chapter 6: Understanding Cybercrime Prevention
    Chapter 7: Understanding Windows Security Features
    Chapter 8: Understanding Cybercrime Detection
    Chapter 9: Collecting and Preserving Digital Evidence
    Chapter 10: Building the Cybercrime Case
    Chapter 11: Conclusion

Product details

  • No. of pages: 512
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Syngress 2002
  • Published: August 12, 2002
  • Imprint: Syngress
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080480787

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