Crime Scene Investigators: Investigating Cybercrime, 1st Edition

  • Angie Timmons
  • Published By: Enslow Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 0766093522
  • ISBN-13: 9780766093522
  • DDC: 363.25
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released September 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Cybercriminals are criminals in the truest sense of the word. However, their techniques are highly specialized and technical. Their crimes are high-impact and often global, but, simultaneously, they are difficult to trace, often leading investigators on thrilling chases in an underworld society of coders and hackers. To combat the devastating work of cybercriminals, the need for cybercrime investigators has increased exponentially. This book will introduce readers to the dark world of cybercrime, the various disguises cybercrime can take, and the increased need to combat cybercrime, as well as highlight the fascinating world of cybercrime investigation, including training, education, real-world cases, and typical salary ranges.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Computer Forensics: A Digital Crime Scene Investigator.
1: Cybercriminals Take the Bank for the Holidays.
2: The Early Days of Cybercrime.
3: The Internet of Things.
4: Cyberwar.
5: Spammed.
6: Internet Piracy and the Culture of Free.
7: Online Criminals and Victims: the World of Cyberpolicing.
Career Information.
Chapter Notes.
Further Reading.