Investigation on anonymous email in online social networking / Fatma Husna M Mazlin

M Mazlin, Fatma Husna (2016) Investigation on anonymous email in online social networking / Fatma Husna M Mazlin. Degree thesis, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM).


Anonymous email is mostly hassle the email user because they do not know where the email comes from. Besides, anonymous email usually related with cyber crime like banking fraud, identity theft and cyber bullying. The forensic investigators or analysts need to know the source of the email before they proceed for other processes of the investigation. The forensic analysts should have to analyze the anonymous email to find the evidence that related with the cyber crime. Process of analyze the anonymous email; the forensic analysts should use a tool that can trace the source of the anonymous email. IP address location tracker system is a tool that can trace the location of anonymous email based on the IP address of the anonymous email. The information that will be received after tracing the anonymous email are information of country name, region name, city, longitude, latitude, country code and postal code of the IP address. At the end of the project, this IP address location tracker system expected to assist the forensic analysts to find the evidence of digital forensic for anonymous email.


Item Type: Thesis (Degree)
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M Mazlin, Fatma Husna
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Thesis advisor
Manaf, Mazani
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology > Groups and organizations > Social groups. Group dynamics > Social networks > Online social networks
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering > Telecommunication > Computer networks. General works. Traffic monitoring > Intrusion detection systems (Computer security). Computer network security. Hackers
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam > Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences
Programme: Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons.) Data Communication and Networking
Keywords: Anonymous email, cybercrime, online social networking
Date: 2016
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