In many cases, passwords are the primary line of defense protecting user accounts from being hijacked in an ATO attack. With the right policies and parameters in place to ensure strong, unique passwords, this defense can be quite effective. According to a 2019 survey by Google, a staggering 65% of [...]
Over the last 20 years or so, as computers have become connected through small local networks and ultimately through the largest network of them all, the Internet, the term computer forensics has become too limited to encompass the entire field. Because of this, most examiners who practice more than just computer forensics have taken to calling their discipline digital forensics.
The field of digital forensics has expanded to include network forensics as well, and includes such areas of expertise as investigating network security breaches, hacking attempts, and data theft.