Tag Archives: Threats to the Internet

Honeypot

A honeypot is used in the area of computer and Internet security . It is a security resource, whose value lies in being probed, attacked or compromised. They are special decoy servers to catch the‚ Blackhats (people with evil and illegal intents). Honeypots attract the hackers to attack a vulnerable computer system, which is under observation, by a security team. All the information about the attackers is logged, and monitored.

Computer Forensics

Computer forensics involves the preservation, identification, extraction, documentation, and interpretation of computer media for evidentiary and/or root cause analysis. Computer forensics is simply the application of disciplined investigative techniques in the automated environment and the search, discovery, and analysis of potential evidence.