Evaluating Emerging Threats and New Research Opportunities in Digital Crime and Forensics

Evaluating Emerging Threats and New Research Opportunities in Digital Crime and Forensics

Rhonda Johnson (Upper Iowa University, USA)
Projected Release Date: January, 2021|Copyright: © 2021 |Pages: 350
ISBN13: 9781799822288|ISBN10: 1799822281|EISBN13: 9781799822301|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-2228-8

Description

Digital forensics is an emerging discipline that is characterized by the rapid introduction of new technology, techniques, and tools. As the techniques of cybercriminals such as the increasing use of malware and anti-forensics tools in launching cyber-attacks evolve, digital forensic investigators and researchers are presented with unique challenges and new opportunities to develop research.

Evaluating Emerging Threats and New Research Opportunities in Digital Crime and Forensics is a critical scholarly resource that provides the latest empirical research studies and coverage of relevant topics within the field of digital forensics including techniques to distinguish sex offenders from victims and detect anonymous proxies for concealing internet traffic. Featuring a range of topics such as cyber intelligence, industrial espionage, and malware forensics, this book is essential for academicians, law enforcement, security analysts, IT specialists, cyber security professionals, digital forensics investigators, researchers, policymakers, and students.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Anti-Forensics
  • Cloud Computing
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Cyber Intelligence
  • Cybercrime
  • Dark Web
  • Digital Forensics
  • Industrial Espionage
  • Information Warfare
  • Malware Forensics
  • Network Forensics
  • Neuroscience
  • Online Predators

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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