Tuesday, 10 January 2017

Are emails admissible in court? How do you suppress the evidence?

Technology acts as a double-edged sword. Its merits and demerits completely depend on the hands that are holding this sword. This has made us to think how much we should trust electronic communication medium. “Emails”- the primary element of electronic communication, have acted as catalyst in crime field also. The answer for the question raised in this article is positive with some conditions applied. Of course emails have been submitted as evidences in past also and if authentic they have been considered as legal evidences. But, as compared to other evidences, the reliability or authenticity of e-mail evidence is subjected to scrutiny.

Friday, 6 January 2017

Computer Forensics Email Investigation Techniques!

Connectivity has boomed with technological revolution in information exchange, electronic media storage, and communications. The world which appeared too large has shrunk to a level where users have multiple benefits of connectivity in business, personal, and industrial level. But technology has failed from keeping it immune from the criminals who have taken full benefits of this information age. Side effects of this immense technology as violated crimes have also started showing its presence. 

Thursday, 29 December 2016

Trusted Technology for Gmail Email Forensic Investigations!

Email communication technology has tremendous outspread in both personal and business usage and these emails are being used as evidences carrying the information which have been shared between users comprise trails of the crime executed. In various cases right from an infidelity cases to business scams, emails have played vital role and has shown the hidden truths to strengthen the case investigation.

Despite of availability of various email platforms including Web Mails and Desktop Email Clients, Gmail is highly used and thus proficiency must be obtained in order to trace this email application mails and attain proper Gmail Email Investigations. Being a web-based email service it has all its data saved on the server which is advantageous as well as disadvantageous at some extent for investigators.