What is Computer Forensics?

What is Computer Forensics?

Keith Cottenden, CY4OR’s Director and Head of Investigations Team discussed the issues and challenges facing computer forensics and mobile enterprise at E RADAR’s Trust in Mobile Enterprise Summit, held in Manchester on 10th October 2013. E RADAR conference delegates heard that most small and medium-sized firms are putting themselves at risk by not having in place a […]

What is Digital Forensics?

What is Digital Forensics?

Digital forensics (sometimes known as digital forensic science) is a branch of forensic science which encompasses the recovery and investigation of material found in digital devices, often undertaken in relation to computer crime. The term digital forensics was originally used as a synonym for computer forensics but has expanded to cover investigation of all devices capable of […]

Podcast | Conflicts in eDiscovery between US and UK Laws

E-discovery (electronic discovery) is the obligation of parties to a lawsuit to exchange documents that exist only in electronic form. Examples of electronic documents and data subject to e-discovery are e-mails, voice mail, instant messages, e-calendars, audio files, data on handheld devices, animation, metadata, graphics, photographs, spreadsheets, websites, drawings and other types of digital data. […]

Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999

Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999

Reference: UK/1999/C/23 The Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999 deals with a person’s competence in giving evidence in the criminal courts and contains additional restrictions on the use of certain types of evidence. The legislation is relevant for criminal proceedings in IT-related matters. Criminal evidence The Act provides for the referral of offenders under 18 to […]