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Internet Searches for Vetting, Investigations, and Open-Source Intelligence

1st Edition

By Edward J. Appel

CRC Press

320 pages

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In the information age, it is critical that we understand the implications and exposure of the activities and data documented on the Internet. Improved efficiencies and the added capabilities of instant communication, high-speed connectivity to browsers, search engines, websites, databases, indexing, searching and analytical applications have made

Table of Contents

BEHAVIORAL AND TECHNICAL CONTEXT. The Internet's Potential for Investigators and Intelligence Officers. Social and Technological Change. Use and Abuse: Crime on the Internet. Implications for the Enterprise. LEGAL AND POLICY CONTEXT. Legal, Privacy and Management Issues in Internet Investigations. Business and the Internet. Government and the Internet. Academia, Nonprofits and the Internet. FRAMEWORK FOR INTERNET SEARCHING. Guidelines for Internet Vetting, Investigations and Open-Source Intelligence. Search, Exploitation, Attribution and Verification. Tools, Techniques and Training. Emerging Issues. End Notes. Bibliography.

About the Author

Edward J. (Ed) Appel, Sr., is owner-principal of iNameCheck, a boutique private investigative, consulting, and training firm. He is a retired FBI special agent and executive, specializing in counterintelligence and terrorism, and served as the director of counterintelligence and security programs at the National Security Council and the White House.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Human Resources & Personnel Management
COMPUTERS / Security / General
HISTORY / Military / General
LAW / Forensic Science