eBook Crime Scene Investigations: Cybercrime: Using Computers as Weapons, 1st Edition

  • Mike Sciandra
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1534560920
  • ISBN-13: 9781534560925
  • DDC: 364.16
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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Overview

Computers can be powerful tools for creating positive change, but in the wrong hands, they can also be destructive weapons. Cybercrime is a growing field of criminal activity, and it is important for readers to know as much as possible about it to avoid becoming a victim. Readers learn valuable information through detailed main text, fact boxes, and helpful sidebars. They also discover what they can do now to prepare for an exciting career investigating cybercriminals. Full-color photographs are included to show readers the technological advances used to combat the many forms of cybercrime—from sextortion to cyberterrorism.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Foreword.
Introduction: A New Age of Computer Technology.
1: Defining Cybercrime.
2: The Internet as a Crime Scene.
3: Tracking the Suspects.
4: Evidence Is Everything.
5: Building a Case.
Notes.
For More Information.
Index.
Photo Credits.
About the Author.