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Website Investigations: Process & Techniques

Website investigations follow a basic, logical flow. The launching point tends to be a domain or an IP address. The endpoint is usually identification of the operator or finding enforcement options. But, what happens in between these points varies by investigator and website. This post outlines a standardized process that guides new hires through website […]

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When Screenshots Aren’t Enough

Web page preservation is a common task. Choosing how to do it is one of the most important aspects of this task. In this post we’ll look at two different methods, and test drive tools used for each: ¬†Screenshots and Web Archives. Web pages are generally easy to admit into court: The witness testifies that […]

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Online: The risks of undercover payments

There are personal risks to going undercover. Any law enforcement officer will tell you that a lot of planning precedes an undercover operation. Agents discuss the target, the environment, and the risks. There are many possible outcomes and a sound plan covers the potential forks in the road: the risks, the evidentiary goals and how […]