Cyber Crimes Investigation : Trial and Procedure (Cyber Laws, Rules and Best Practices in Pakistan)
Cybercrime is a worldwide problem and by all accounts, the worldwide cybercrime industry is bigger than most of the major and well-known underworld industries. It is anonymous and global in nature, cybercrime is seen by criminals as a 'low cost, high benefit' deep infiltratory type of crime. Indeed, the Internet is one of the world's great inventions expanding the mode of many people live their lives; it is also a double-edged sword. While people adore the benefits brought by information technology and the Internet, criminals also comprehend new opportunities. Not only are conventional crimes, such as disseminating child-pornography, illegal online-gambling and online fraud, facilitated by computers and the Internet, the Internet itself has also attracted a new variety of users including hackers, crackers, security breachers and cyber-terrorists. Both individual users and nation states are predisposed to cyber criminals. Only deterrence against the criminals and perpetrator is implementation of cyber laws and enforcement of their provisions. Pakistan has sufficient code of cyber laws, as Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act 2016 and Prevention of Electronic Crimes Rules 2018 which provide complete mechanism to apprehend and investigate of cybercrimes. This comprehensive book is an excellent guide to a successful cyber investigation. Topics covered include Defining and measuring cybercrime, Collecting Digital Evidence, Obtaining Evidence from Third Parties, Analyzing Digital Evidence, The Law of Obtaining Digital Evidence, Presenting Digital Evidence in Court, Computer Intrusion, Identity Theft, Child Pornography, and Vulnerable Victim Computer Crimes. I tried to set forth in explicable language the basics of cybercrime investigations. This book may show the law enforcement and officials, how to apply the rigorous standards of ethical investigation to cybercrime. In the book, the first part of process of registration of cybercrime report / complaint is elaborated in simple language avoiding lengthy legal lexicon with aim to assist the layman as guidelines to get help, a well detail part of cyber cross examination is included for lawyers and judges to understand what type and form may be of cross-examination in the court.The following groups and individuals are considered to be the objective reader of this book, police organizations or law enforcement agencies including prosecutors, lawyers and courts conducting cyber-criminal investigation and trial, staff members of organization conducting similar professional duties. Staff members investigating organization misdeeds, persons who have knowledge relating to criminal investigation but who do not do when confronted with the term "cybercrime", law students and persons who conduct research/ development / instruction in program, which train cybercrime investigation and can exhibit high level of effectiveness in a short period of time.
- Paperback | 342 pages
- 152 x 229 x 19mm | 503g
- 23 Apr 2019
- Independently Published