Supplementing Traditional Investigations with Online Resources (On-Demand Webinar)


CPE Credit: 2 
Course Level: Overview
Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of the Internet, familiarity with investigations


Description:

Information from online sources can be a valuable resource in almost all investigations. This webinar will discuss the different types of information potentially available online, how to incorporate that information into traditional investigations, different sources of information and methods of searching online, and important considerations related to gathering information from the internet.
 

You Will Learn How To:

  • Identify useful websites and sources of online information
  • Recognize challenges, obstacles and considerations associated with using information from online sources in investigations
  • Determine the potential impact of information found via online sources on an investigation
  • Identify successful strategies for searching and monitoring online sources

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Webinar Information:

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MASON WILDER, CFE

RESEARCH SPECIALIST
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MASON WILDER, CFE IS A RESEARCH SPECIALIST FOR THE ACFE. IN THIS ROLE, HE CREATES AND UPDATES ACFE MATERIALS FOR CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION WITH A FOCUS ON INVESTIGATION, WRITES FOR ALL THE ACFE PUBLICATIONS, AND RESPONDS TO MEMBER AND MEDIA REQUESTS. HE IS ALSO LICENSED AS A PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR WITH THE TEXAS PRIVATE SECURITY BUREAU.

 

PRIOR TO JOINING THE ACFE, WILDER WORKED IN CORPORATE SECURITY INTELLIGENCE AND INVESTIGATIONS AT SEVERAL COMPANIES FOR OVER A DECADE, SPECIALIZING IN BACKGROUND AND DUE DILIGENCE INVESTIGATIONS AS WELL AS INTELLIGENCE ANALYSIS FOR INTERNATIONAL PHYSICAL SECURITY AND CRISIS RESPONSE. THROUGHOUT HIS CAREER HE HAS RELIED HEAVILY ON OPEN-SOURCE INTELLIGENCE GATHERING AND ANALYSIS TO SUPPORT INVESTIGATIONS, SECURITY OPERATIONS, EXECUTIVE PROTECTION, KIDNAP FOR RANSOM AND MARITIME PIRACY RESPONSE, EMERGENCY EVACUATIONS, AND RISK ASSESSMENTS. HE RECEIVED A BACHELOR OF JOURNALISM DEGREE FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN.


CPE Information:

CPE credits for the archive (on-demand) webinars are eligible for ACFE CPE but are not NASBA compliant; your licensing body, however, may still grant CPE credit. Please contact the organization from which you plan to claim CPE credit to determine if it grants CPE hours for completion of this course via the online recording.


ADVANCED PREPARATION: NONE

FIELD OF STUDY: SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE

LAST UPDATED: NOVEMBER 28, 2018

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