phases of diigital forensics

Phases of Digital forensics engagements

In general, the goal of digital forensic analysis is to identify digital evidence for an investigation. An investigation typically uses both physical and digital evidence with the scientific method to draw conclusions. Examples of investigations that use digital forensics include computer intrusion, unauthorized use of corporate computers, child pornography, and any physical crime whose suspect […]

benefits of digital forensics

Benefits of Digital Forensics

It is generally said that the forensic accountant analyse 100% data as against the external auditors chosing the samples. But imagine as a certified forensic accounting professional you are required to analyze hundreds of thousands or even millions of line items of journal entries, invoice items, receipts and payments. How would you identify items to […]

Digital forensics

Defining Digital Forensics

In order to create awareness about the digital forensics, Indiaforensic offers the series of articles on the subject of digital forensic and its applications. An increasing number of forensic accountants are developing specializations and are obtaining the CFAP credentials. Indiaforensic enables CFAPs to gain a sound understanding of forensic and technology issues through these credentials […]

Definition and Basics of Forensic Audit

Defining Forensic Audit Forensic Audit is a term which is not defined anywhere. However, since the object is to relate the findings of audit by gathering legally tenable evidence and in doing so the corporate veil may be lifted (in case of corporate entities) to identify the fraud and the persons responsible for it (a criminal offence). Typically forensic accounting […]

Expectations of Forensic Professionals from Linkedin

LinkedIn is facing the two biggest problems that all social networks face, competition for eyes and how to monetize. Social Networking is full of competition and Facebook and Twitter are mega competitors.Another competitor is Branchout, which bills itself as the leading professional network on Facebook, and publishes a Facebook app. It has more than 25 […]

Antifraud community Integration with Linkedin

In my previous article, in the series of Linkedin for anti-fraud professionals, i mentioned about the company i found on iStart.Company which started as the anti-fraud social media converted itself to e-commerce company. Their reasons were quite obvious. Social media requires long term funding support where as e-commerce site helps in quick realization of income. […]