What is Cyber Forensics ?
As John Ashcroft, former U.S. Attorney General observed, there are many persons who seek to disrupt business and government by exploring vulnerabilities in the digital universe.
Cyber Crimes are any illegal activities committed using computers. Given our increasing dependency on computing technology in daily business processes, and the growing opportunity to use engineering technologies to engage in illegal, unauthorized, and unethical acts aimed at corporate infrastructure, every organization is at risk.
Cyber Forensic experts gather evidence and establish credible audit trails of electronic wrong doing. They know how to identify, gather, document, and preserve evidence of electronic tampering and misuse. Thus Computer forensics is a branch of forensic science pertaining to legal evidence found in computers and digital storage mediums. It is the application of scientifically proven methods to gather, process, interpret, and to use digital evidence to provide a conclusive description of cyber crime activities. Cyber forensics also includes the act of making digital data suitable for inclusion into a criminal investigation. Today, Cyber forensics is a term used in conjunction...