Cyber Forensic Science to Diagnose Digital Crimes- A study

International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT)          
© 2017 by IJCTT Journal
Volume-50 Number-2
Year of Publication : 2017
Authors : B. V. Prasanthi, Prathyusha Kanakam, S Mahaboob Hussain


B. V. Prasanthi, Prathyusha Kanakam, S Mahaboob Hussain "Cyber Forensic Science to Diagnose Digital Crimes- A study". International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT) V50(2):107-113, August 2017. ISSN:2231-2803. Published by Seventh Sense Research Group.

Abstract -
Crimes in this digital world are of different types and the one among is Cyber-crime. As everything is digitized, there is rapid increase in use of internet and at the same time more number of cyber-crimes happens that raised by the attackers. Some of the cyber-attacks are hacking, banking frauds, and email spamming etc. In order to investigate these fraudulent activities, the investigation agencies (enforcement law) should make use of technology which is a crucial part. Digital forensic investigation is a branch of cyber forensics in which scientific methods and tools are used ,that allows the prevention and analysis of digital evidence, that to be produced in a court of law. This paper explores the detailed explanation of existing digital forensics tools and its uses which assists to probe the evidence.

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Digital Forensics, Crimes, Cyber-Attacks, Cyber-Forensics, Forensic Science, Security, Forensic Tools.