Forensics

The Real Impact of a Data Security Breach

Tim Wilson<p>Editor in Chief<p>Dark Reading<p>Tim Wilson is Editor in Chief and co-founder of Dark Reading.com, UBM Tech's online community for information …

Computer Forensics

Second man arrested in fatal Mattapan shooting

A 20-year-old Dorchester man will face a judge this afternoon after being arrested early this morning and charged with murder in the shooting death …

Crime

As drug deaths rise, St. Louis County may use portable morgue meant for disasters

<b>BERKELEY •</b> The day the compressor went out on the morgue cooler, workers for the St. Louis County medical examiner’s office scrambled to move more …

St. Louis

New Stocks On Most Attractive/Most Dangerous Lists - June 2017

17 new stocks make our Most Attractive list this month and 20 new stocks fall on the Most Dangerous list.<p>Our Most Attractive stocks have high and …

Stocks

New in Office 365 security and compliance—June update

Recent updates for security and compliance include enhancements to Advanced Threat Protection, eDiscovery, Advanced Data Governance, Advanced …

Collaboration

The future of forensics

The fictional Victorian detective prophesied several enduring forensic methods. But how much will today’s big advances shape the future of this field?<p>…

Sherlock Holmes

15 Unique Alternatives To Burying Your Body After You Die

Don't shuffle off this mortal coil without making plans for your meat sack.<p>Posted on June 20, 2017, 23:46 GMT<p>You've probably heard of death. It's coming for all of us.<p>@griflikeafox / Via instagram.com<p>And as BuzzFeed Health has reported, there's a lot that goes into planning for the death of a loved …

loved one

What it takes to be a security incident responder

Cyber security response teams are keeping busy these days, with an abundance of hacking and other attacks launched against organizations on a regular …

Digital Forensics

Marketplace Roundtable: All About ROIC

There are many ways to look at financial statements, and many key metrics one could focus on.<p>David Trainer makes the case for Return on Invested …

Stocks

Rachel Tunstill: Mother murdered baby with scissors

<b>A woman who stabbed her newborn baby to death with a pair of scissors has been jailed for life for her murder.</b><p>Rachel Tunstill, 26, killed Mia Kelly soon after giving birth to her in the bathroom of her flat in Burnley.<p>Tunstill was told she would serve a minimum of 20 years for the murder, which …

Crime

8 Professions That Write More Than You Think

“How will I need this in the real world?” high school students often ask. Everyone knows that journalists and authors write for a living. But are …

Customer Service

News24.com | Families get court orders for autopsies amid Gauteng mortuary crisis

Desperate families have turned to courts to secure autopsies for their loved ones so their bodies can be released for burial, amid a “go slow” strike …

News (South Africa)

Accident Report Melbourne - Accident Investigation

When an accident has occurred, a thorough investigation provides the critical evidence required to present your legal case, both plaintiff and …

State forensics panel approves family DNA use to solve crimes

The State Commission on Forensic Science voted 9 to 2 to allow the technique to be used by New York law enforcement agencies.

New York City

Detecting Brute Force Attacks with Splunk

<i>In this guest blog, Naveed Krabbe (Senior Operational Intelligence Consultant with Splunk Partner</i> <i>Function1</i><i>) examines leveraging Splunk to detect</i> …

Information Security

Want a career in cybersecurity? Here are 10 jobs to explore

There are currently 1 million open cybersecurity jobs worldwide. Here are 10 different career options to investigate in the field.<p>With a growing …

Computer Forensics

Liberal anti-Trump rage may not adequately explain the congressional shooting

FBI Special Agent in Charge Tim Slater solicits information about the deceased suspect.Alex Brandon/AP<p>Just hours after a gunman opened fire at a …

Liberal POV

Striking pathologists urged to return to work 'in the interest of justice'

The Gauteng Department of Health has urged striking forensic pathology officers to return to work "in the interest of justice"<p>“The department calls …

Pathology

WSU offers identity protection after data breach

Washington State University suffered a data breach in April, the university said Monday in a statement, and is offering free credit monitoring and …

Computer Forensics

Top 10 Cutting-Edge Innovations In The Future Of Forensic Science

For police, prosecuting attorneys, criminologists, and forensic scientists alike, emerging technologies will almost certainly revolutionize the …

Criminology

The shifting science of DNA in the courtroom

<i>Watch "Beyond Reasonable Doubt</i>" at 9 p.m. ET Friday on HLN.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> This summer marks 30 years since one of the biggest advances in criminal investigations, DNA profiling, identified a killer.<p>Every cell within every living creature contains DNA material. That material carries instructions that …

Crime

New Stocks On Safest Dividend Yields Model Portfolio: May 2017

Eight new stocks make our Safest Dividend Yield Model Portfolio this month.<p>Our Safest Dividend Yields Model Portfolio underperformed the S&P 500 last …

Investing

AAAS Reinforces Need for Use of Proven Science in DOJ Forensics

<b>Visit the AAAS Force for Science website to follow the latest updates related to AAAS advocacy activities.</b><p>In a public comment sent to the Department …

AccessWorld®

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Hair

Can Frontier Stop The Churn?

Investors are concerned about Frontier's churn rate and resulting revenue decline.<p>I use a forensic accounting method to determine whether Frontier is …

Business

Planning to Sell Your Company in a Few Years? You Have Work to Do Now.

Seven steps to getting the price that you want.<p>For middle-market company owners and executives, the last thing they might be thinking about during the growth phase of their businesses is planning for an eventual sale. However, a successful “exit” takes years of preparation, and only those owners …

Accounting

Postmortem Identification

It is the medical examiner’s responsibility to determine the identity of the deceased individual in a postmortem examination. The ideal result is a …

in order to

Forcing digital forensics to obey 'one size fits all' crime lab standard is 'stupid and expensive'

Prof hits out at looming regulations<b>Analysis</b> Opposition is growing over demands that digital forensics labs comply with ISO 17025 – an international …

Digital Forensics

Jeff Sessions’ Rejection of Science Leaves Local Prosecutors in the Dark

Attorney General Jeff Sessions at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial on May 9 in Washington, D.C.Alex Wong/Getty Images There’s a stack …

Justice

Identifying the Victim

By: Jack Claridge - Updated: 10 Nov 2015 | *Discuss<p>When it comes to identifying the deceased forensic science and forensic medicine are both crucial …

Mitochondrial DNA