aCyber Crime Fighters: Tales from the Trenches offers one of the most insightful views of the latest criminal threats to the public: cyber crime. This book provides a good primer on how your personal information can be easily obtained by some of the folks you least want to have it.a aMaureen Boyle, crime reporter, The Enterprise of Brockton, MA aExperts Felicia Donovan and Kristyn Bernier pull no punches in explaining the dangers lurking on the Web, from identity appropriation and theft to using new technology and the Internet to facilitate real-life stalking. Parents especially will be shocked at how easy it is for predators to target and solicit children online. aBy clearly explaining the dangers that lurk online and highlighting practical tips to minimize your risk, the authors have created a book that not only educates but empowers readers to protect themselves.a aJennifer Hemmingsen, columnist and former public safety reporter, The (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) Gazette Written by leading cyber crime investigators, Cyber Crime Fighters: Tales from the Trenches takes you behind the scenes to reveal the truth behind Internet crime, telling shocking stories that arenat covered by the media, and showing you exactly how to protect yourself and your children. This is the Internet crime wave as it really looks to law enforcement insiders: the truth about crime on social networks and YouTube, cyber stalking and criminal cyber bullying, online child predators, identity theft, even the latest cell phone crimes. Here are actual cases and actual criminals, presented by investigators who have been recognized by the FBI and the N.H. Department of Justice. These stories are trueaand if you want to stay safe, you need to know about them. ac Learn how todayas criminals can track your whereabouts, read your emails, and steal your identity ac Find out how much of your personal information is already onlineaand how to keep the rest private ac Learn how cyber stalkers really thinkaand how to protect yourself from them ac Protect your laptop, your iPod, and your precious data from getting stolen ac Encounter the adark sidea of Internet dating ac Discover the hidden crime wave on todayas specialized social networks ac Uncover the cell phone aupskirtersa and adownblousersa aand the technicalities that keep them out of jail ac Follow cyber crime specialists as they investigate and catch online sexual predators ac Get the real truth about phishing, pharming, criminal spam, and online scams ac See how investigations really workaand why TV crime shows often get it wrong! ac Walk through your own personal, step-by-step, online safety checkupThese stories are trueaand if you want to stay safe, you need to know about them. ac Learn how todayas criminals can track your whereabouts, read your emails, and steal your identity ac Find out how much of your personal information ...
|Title||:||Cyber Crime Fighters|
|Author||:||Felicia Donovan, Kristyn Bernier|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2008-12-04|