Investigating by Computer, Second Edition (PDF Workbook Self-Study)


CPE Credit: 20 
Course Level: Basic
Prerequisite: None


Description:

Investigating by Computer, Second Edition will help you turn your computer into the most powerful investigative tool you own. Along with basic computer skills, this course can be used as a guide to every aspect of digital investigations.

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CPE Information:

You Will Learn How To: 

  • Recognize the numerous ways to investigate with the Internet using websites, emails, social networking sites, newsgroups, chatrooms and other valuable sources
  • Recall the types of information that can be obtained from public and nonpublic records, commercial databases, the Internet and other valuable sources
  • Recognize the various means through which public records can be obtained from online sources and how they can be helpful in fraud investigations
  • Distinguish between the different means to access and analyze information using data analysis tools and techniques
  • Choose the appropriate data analysis tools and techniques for a particular investigation
  • Recognize where to look for information that is created, stored and disseminated electronically
  • Distinguish major legal issues concerning computer and Internet fraud investigations


ADVANCED PREPARATION: NONE

FIELD OF STUDY: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

LAST UPDATED: AUGUST 2017

DELIVERY METHOD: QAS SELF-STUDY

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