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Unformatted text preview: Hankins 1 Mary Hankins Mr. Habib Business 102 14 March 2008 Computer Forensics Spet Computer forensics, also called digital forensics, network forensics, or cyberforensics, is a rapidly growing field that involves gathering and analyzing evidence from computers and networks. Because computers and the Internet are the fastest growing technology used for criminal activity, the need for computer forensics spets will increase in years to come. A computer forensics spet examines computer media, programs, data, and log files on computers, servers, and networks. According to Shelly and Cashman (Computer Careers), many areas employ computer forensics spets, including law enforcements, criminal prosecutors, military intelligence, insurance agencies, and information security departments in the private sector. A computer forensics spet must have knowledge of the law, technical experience with many types of hardware and software products, superior communication skills, a willingness to learn and update skills, and a...
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