Advances in Digital Crime, Forensics, and Cyber Terrorism (ADCFCT): 35 Volumes

Advances in Digital Crime, Forensics, and Cyber Terrorism (ADCFCT): 35 Volumes

Series Editor(s): Bryan Christiansen (Southern New Hampshire University, USA) and Agnieszka Piekarz (Independent Researcher, Poland)
ISSN: 2327-0381|EISSN: 2327-0373
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The digital revolution has allowed for greater global connectivity and has improved the way we share and present information. With this new ease of communication and access also come many new challenges and threats as cyber crime and digital perpetrators are constantly developing new ways to attack systems and gain access to private information.

The Advances in Digital Crime, Forensics, and Cyber Terrorism (ADCFCT) Book Series seeks to publish the latest research in diverse fields pertaining to crime, warfare, terrorism and forensics in the digital sphere. By advancing research available in these fields, the ADCFCT aims to present researchers, academicians, and students with the most current available knowledge and assist security and law enforcement professionals with a better understanding of the current tools, applications, and methodologies being implemented and discussed in the field.

Topics Covered

  • Computer Virology
  • Crime Scene Imaging
  • Criminology
  • Cryptography
  • Cyber Terrorism
  • Cyber Warfare
  • Data Protection
  • Database Forensics
  • Digital Crime
  • Digital Surveillance
  • Encryption
  • Global Threat Intelligence
  • Hacking
  • Identity Theft
  • Information Warfare
  • Malicious Codes
  • Malware
  • Mobile Device Forensics
  • Network Forensics
  • Telecommunications Fraud
  • Vulnerability
  • Watermarking

Titles in Series

Cases on Forensic and Criminological Science for Criminal Detection and Avoidance
Anna Chaussée (University of Winchester, UK), Liam James Leonard (University of Winchester, UK)
Copyright © 2024. 310 pages.
As global criminology evolves, new questions arise. How can policymakers and law enforcement agencies leverage criminological insights to formulate effective crime p...
Forecasting Cyber Crimes in the Age of the Metaverse
Hossam Nabil Elshenraki (Dubai Police Academy, UAE)
Copyright © 2024. 285 pages.
As the metaverse rapidly evolves, a comprehensive examination of the emerging threats and challenges is imperative. In the groundbreaking exploration within Forecast...
Cyber Security Policies and Strategies of the World's Leading States
Nika Chitadze (International Black Sea University, Georgia)
Copyright © 2023. 295 pages.
Cyber-attacks significantly impact all sectors of the economy, reduce public confidence in e-services, and threaten the development of the economy using information...
Exploring Cyber Criminals and Data Privacy Measures
Nuno Mateus-Coelho (Lapi2s, Copelabs, Lusófona University, Portugal), Manuela Cruz-Cunha (Polytechnic Institute of Cavado and Ave, Portugal)
Copyright © 2023. 324 pages.
In recent years, industries have shifted into the digital domain, as businesses and organizations have used various forms of technology to aid information storage an...
Modeling and Simulation of Functional Nanomaterials for Forensic Investigation
Allah Rakha (Department of Forensic Medicine/Medical Jurisprudence, University of Health Sciences, Pakistan), Anam Munawar (Department of Forensic Medicine/Medical Jurisprudence, University of Health Sciences, Pakistan), Virat Khanna (Maharaja Agrasen University, India), Suneev Anil Bansal (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Bharat Institute of Engineering and Technology, India)
Copyright © 2023. 378 pages.
Nanotechnology continues to contribute to the progress of innovations in the area of forensic science ranging from sensing, DNA monitoring, and counterfeiting to fin...
Handbook of Research on War Policies, Strategies, and Cyber Wars
Fahri Özsungur (Mersin University, Turkey)
Copyright © 2023. 463 pages.
In the new world order, conflicts between countries are increasing. Fluctuations in the economy and imbalances in the distribution of scarce resources to developing...
Global Perspectives on the Psychology of Terrorism
Nika Chitadze (International Black Sea University, Georgia)
Copyright © 2023. 330 pages.
The constant threat of terror leads to the destabilization of the political, economic, and social situation in the state. Lack of confidence in personal safety contr...
Aiding Forensic Investigation Through Deep Learning and Machine Learning Frameworks
Alex Noel Joseph Raj (Shantou University, China), Vijayalakshmi G. V. Mahesh (BMS Institute of Technology and Management, India), Ruban Nerssison (Vellore Institute of Technology, India), Ang Yu (Carolina University, USA), Jennifer Gentry (Carolina University, USA)
Copyright © 2022. 273 pages.
It is crucial that forensic science meets challenges such as identifying hidden patterns in data, validating results for accuracy, and understanding varying criminal...
Dark Web Pattern Recognition and Crime Analysis Using Machine Intelligence
Romil Rawat (Shri Vaishnav Vidyapeeth Vishwavidyalaya, India), Shrikant Telang (Shri Vaishnav Vidyapeeth Vishwavidyalaya, India), P. William (Sanjivani College of Engineering, Savitribai Phule Pune University, India), Upinder Kaur (Akal University, Talwandi Sabo, India), Om Kumar C.U. (School of Computer Science and Engineering (SCOPE),Vellore Institute of Technology, India)
Copyright © 2022. 281 pages.
Data stealing is a major concern on the internet as hackers and criminals have begun using simple tricks to hack social networks and violate privacy. Cyber-attack me...
Using Computational Intelligence for the Dark Web and Illicit Behavior Detection
Romil Rawat (Shri Vaishnav Vidyapeeth Vishwavidyalaya, India), Upinder Kaur (Akal University, Talwandi Sabo, India), Shadab Pasha Khan (Oriental Institute of Science and Technology, Bhopal, India), Ranjana Sikarwar (Amity University, Gwalior, India), K. Sakthidasan Sankaran (Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science, India)
Copyright © 2022. 336 pages.
The Dark Web is a known hub that hosts myriad illegal activities behind the veil of anonymity for its users. For years now, law enforcement has been struggling to tr...
Media and Terrorism in the 21st Century
Elnur Ismayil (Istanbul Medeniyet University, Turkey), Ebru Karadogan Ismayil (Uskudar University, Turkey)
Copyright © 2022. 299 pages.
Media plays a specific role within modern society. It has been and continues to be a tool for spreading terrorist messages. However, it can just as easily be used as...
World Politics and the Challenges for International Security
Nika Chitadze (International Black Sea University, Georgia)
Copyright © 2022. 427 pages.
World politics as a scientific discipline was established during the second half of the 20th century and has gained rapid distribution in many countries. This field...
Technologies to Advance Automation in Forensic Science and Criminal Investigation
Chung-Hao Chen (Old Dominion University, USA), Wen-Chao Yang (National Central Police University, Taiwan), Lijia Chen (Henan University, China)
Copyright © 2022. 289 pages.
Within modern forensic science and criminal investigation, experts face several challenges including managing huge amounts of data, handling miniscule pieces of evid...
Intelligence and Law Enforcement in the 21st Century
Eugene de Silva (President, Virginia Research Institute, USA), Asanga Abeyagoonesekera (Parliament of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka)
Copyright © 2021. 253 pages.
Multidisciplinary research is steadily revolutionizing traditional education, scientific approaches, and activities related to security matters. Therefore, the knowl...
Confluence of AI, Machine, and Deep Learning in Cyber Forensics
Sanjay Misra (Covenant University, Nigeria), Chamundeswari Arumugam (Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, India), Suresh Jaganathan (Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, India), Saraswathi S. (Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, India)
Copyright © 2021. 248 pages.
Developing a knowledge model helps to formalize the difficult task of analyzing crime incidents in addition to preserving and presenting the digital evidence for leg...
Cyber Security Auditing, Assurance, and Awareness Through CSAM and CATRAM
Regner Sabillon (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Spain)
Copyright © 2021. 260 pages.
With the continued progression of technologies such as mobile computing and the internet of things (IoT), cybersecurity has swiftly risen to a prominent field of glo...
Critical Concepts, Standards, and Techniques in Cyber Forensics
Mohammad Shahid Husain (Ministry of Higher Education, Oman), Mohammad Zunnun Khan (Integral University, India)
Copyright © 2020. 292 pages.
Advancing technologies, especially computer technologies, have necessitated the creation of a comprehensive investigation and collection methodology for digital and...
Utilization of New Technologies in Global Terror: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Emily B. Stacey (Swansea University, UK)
Copyright © 2019. 141 pages.
As the internet and its applications grow more sophisticated and widespread, so too do the strategies of modern terrorist groups. The existence of the dark web adds...
Applying Methods of Scientific Inquiry Into Intelligence, Security, and Counterterrorism
Arif Sari (Girne American University Canterbury, UK)
Copyright © 2019. 396 pages.
Interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research is slowly yet steadily revolutionizing traditional education. However, multidisciplinary research can and will also...
Countering Cyber Attacks and Preserving the Integrity and Availability of Critical Systems
S. Geetha (VIT Chennai, India), Asnath Victy Phamila (VIT Chennai, India)
Copyright © 2019. 334 pages.
The rate of cybercrimes is increasing because of the fast-paced advancements in computer and internet technology. Crimes employing mobile devices, data embedding/min...
Mobile Network Forensics: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Filipo Sharevski (DePaul University, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 337 pages.
Modern communications are now more than ever heavily dependent on mobile networks, creating the potential for higher incidents of sophisticated crimes, terrorism act...
Psychological and Behavioral Examinations in Cyber Security
John McAlaney (Bournemouth University, UK), Lara A. Frumkin (Open University, UK), Vladlena Benson (University of West London, UK)
Copyright © 2018. 334 pages.
Cyber security has become a topic of concern over the past decade. As many individual and organizational activities continue to evolve digitally, it is important to...
Combating Internet-Enabled Terrorism: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Emily Stacey (Rose State College, USA)
Copyright © 2017. 133 pages.
The internet has become a vital part of modern society, with its impact reaching from private lives into the public sphere. However, along with its positive effects,...
Combating Security Breaches and Criminal Activity in the Digital Sphere
S. Geetha (Vellore Institute of Technology, India), Asnath Victy Phamila (Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai, India)
Copyright © 2016. 309 pages.
With the rapid advancement in technology, a myriad of new threats have emerged in online environments. The broad spectrum of these digital risks requires new and inn...
National Security and Counterintelligence in the Era of Cyber Espionage
Eugenie de Silva (Booz Allen Hamilton, USA)
Copyright © 2016. 308 pages.
As technology continues to advance, the threats imposed on these innovations also continue to grow and evolve. As such, law enforcement specialists diligently work t...
Handbook of Research on Civil Society and National Security in the Era of Cyber Warfare
Metodi Hadji-Janev (Military Academy "General Mihailo Apostolski", Macedonia), Mitko Bogdanoski (Military Academy "General Mihailo Apostolski", Macedonia)
Copyright © 2016. 548 pages.
As the confluence of networks that is the modern Internet grows to encompass everything from nuclear reactors to home appliances, the affordances offered to the aver...
Cybersecurity Policies and Strategies for Cyberwarfare Prevention
Jean-Loup Richet (University of Nantes, France)
Copyright © 2015. 472 pages.
Cybersecurity has become a topic of concern over the past decade as private industry, public administration, commerce, and communication have gained a greater online...
New Threats and Countermeasures in Digital Crime and Cyber Terrorism
Maurice Dawson (Illinois Institute of Technology, USA), Marwan Omar (Nawroz University, Iraq)
Copyright © 2015. 368 pages.
Technological advances, although beneficial and progressive, can lead to vulnerabilities in system networks and security. While researchers attempt to find solutions...
Handbook of Research on Digital Crime, Cyberspace Security, and Information Assurance
Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha (Polytechnic Institute of Cavado and Ave, Portugal), Irene Maria Portela (Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, Portugal)
Copyright © 2015. 602 pages.
In our hyper-connected digital world, cybercrime prevails as a major threat to online security and safety. New developments in digital forensics tools and an underst...
The Psychology of Cyber Crime: Concepts and Principles
Gráinne Kirwan (Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Ireland), Andrew Power (Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Ireland)
Copyright © 2012. 372 pages.
As more individuals own and operate Internet-enabled devices and more critical government and industrial systems rely on advanced technologies, the issue of cybercri...
Cyber Crime and the Victimization of Women: Laws, Rights and Regulations
Debarati Halder (Centre for Cyber Victim Counselling (CCVC), India), K. Jaishankar (Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, India)
Copyright © 2012. 264 pages.
While women benefit from using new digital and Internet technologies for self-expression, networking, and professional activities, cyber victimization remains an und...
Digital Forensics for the Health Sciences: Applications in Practice and Research
Andriani Daskalaki (Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Germany)
Copyright © 2011. 418 pages.
Digital forensics deals with the acquisition, preservation, analysis and presentation of electronic data. The detailed documentation and analysis of human data with...
Cyber Security, Cyber Crime and Cyber Forensics: Applications and Perspectives
Raghu Santanam (Arizona State University, USA), M. Sethumadhavan (Amrita University, India), Mohit Virendra (Brocade Communications Systems, USA)
Copyright © 2011. 296 pages.
Recent developments in cyber security, crime, and forensics have attracted researcher and practitioner interests from technological, organizational and policy-making...
Handbook of Research on Computational Forensics, Digital Crime, and Investigation: Methods and Solutions
Chang-Tsun Li (University of Warwick, UK)
Copyright © 2010. 620 pages.
Due to the rise of digital crime and the pressing need for methods of combating these forms of criminal activities, there is an increasing awareness of the importanc...
Homeland Security Preparedness and Information Systems: Strategies for Managing Public Policy
Christopher G. Reddick (University of Texas at San Antonio, USA )
Copyright © 2010. 274 pages.
Homeland security information systems are an important area of inquiry due to the tremendous influence information systems play on the preparation and response of go...

Editor(s) Biography

Bryan Christiansen is the Chief Executive Officer of Global Research Society, LLC in Michigan, USA. A former business lecturer at universities in Russia, Turkey, and the USA, he has traveled to 41 countries where he has conducted international business since 1985 in multiple languages and various industries with Global 500 firms and smaller. Christiansen received his Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing at the University of the State of New York in 1996 and his MBA degree at Capella University in 2003. The author of 22 Scopus-indexed Reference books on business, cultural studies, economics, and psychology, he is fluent in Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, and Turkish. Christiansen is currently working with a Russian theoretical mathematician on a new economic model for developing nations.
Agnieszka Piekarz is an independent researcher from Poland who holds a Master’s degree in Homeland Security from Pedagogical University of Cracow. Currently living in Cracow, Poland and working at one of the best technical university in Poland - Cracow University of Technology. Ms. Piekarz has held a variety of positions most recently as an Erasmus Intern at the International Relations Office at Istanbul University. Highly fluent in English as well as her native Polish, Ms. Piekarz is on the Editorial Boards of several international journals such as the International Journal of Productivity Management and Assessment Technologies.

Editorial Advisory Board

Bryan Christiansen, Southern New Hampshire University, United States
Agnieszka Piekarz, Independent Researcher, Poland

Editorial Advisory Board
Dinçer Atli, Uskudar University, Turkey
Kijpokin Kasemsap, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Thailand
Raghubir Singh Chauhan, National Law University, India