Cybercrime: Data Trails Do Tell Tales

Cybercrime: Data Trails Do Tell Tales

by Sara L. Latta

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Credit card scams ... Identity theft... This is the new age of computer crime. Even though there is no smoking, gun, deleted computer evidence can still be detected by expert detectives. These forensic investigators can track down criminals who use the computer as their weapon. Discover the techniques these officers used to solve real life computer-based crimes!

Sara L. Latta lives and writes about science and medicine from her home in Illinois. She has a BA in Microbiology, an MS in Immunology, and an MFA in Creative Writing.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766036680
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/01/2011
Series: True Forensic Crime Stories Series
Pages: 104
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Cybercrime Doesn't Pay 7

Chapter 2 Phone Phreaks and Hackers: The History of Cybercrime 21

Chapter 3 Viruses, Bots, and Zombies-Oh My! 33

Chapter 4 You've Got Spam! 49

Chapter 5 Arrgh, Matey! Internet Piracy Is No Joke 59

Chapter 6 Cyber Cops 71

Chapter 7 So You Want to Be a Digital Detective? 83

Chapter Notes 89

Glossary 96

Further Reading 101

Internet Addresses 102

Index 103

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