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.
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
Further Reading 101
Internet Addresses 102