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
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.