cybersleuth

cybersleuth

(1) A person who searches the Internet for information about a company, both positive and negative, to keep abreast of public opinion. All Internet facilities are used, including the Web, newsgroups and chat rooms.

(2) A person who does any kind of detective work using the Internet.
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Digimon Story: Cybersleuth Hacker Memory This week's chart supplied by GAME 1.
Los Angeles, CA, January 13, 2018 --(PR.com)-- The popular Internet research manual, The Cybersleuth's Guide to the Internet: Conducting Effective Investigative and Background Research on the Web has been updated to a new 14th edition.
But after he was told his mother's name by social services his search ground to a halt until he enlisted the help of his neighbour Dikka Cram, 49, a self-styled "cybersleuth" who quickly found a record of Pat working as a company secretary for a plant-hire firm in Leicestershire.
In this update of The Lawyer's Guide to Fact Finding on the Internet, 2nd ed., Levitt and Rosch (co-authors, The Cybersleuth's Guide to the Internet, 2009) present information for lawyers and others on conducting free investigative or background research on potential employees, deadbeat clients, or missing persons.
Mark Compton, Cybersleuth, SALON.COM, May 27, 2000, at http://dir.salon.com/tech/view/2000/03/27/vranesevich/index.html.
Last year, cybersleuth Matt Drudge uncovered the Clinton scandal to kick off the year.
A case reported in The New York Times on February 16, 1995, tells of a superhacker tracked down by a cybersleuth (see sidebar).
The good news: The suspected hacker was identified and caught, thanks to some mistakes he made and the efforts of Shimomura, who turned cybersleuth, working with the FBI and others to track down the intruder.
That's why Markoff described Shimomura in the Times as a "brilliant cybersleuth" who has "an uncanny ability to solve complex technical problems in the manner of Star Trek's Vulcan Mr.
They have also just completed the thirteenth edition of their book "The Cybersleuth's Guide to the Internet" (2015, IFL Press).
Security CyberSleuth is a notification service that allows users to enter as many as five sets of query keywords and up to six Web site addresses to be searched on a regular basis (the user can specify how often, from 1 to 30 days).
Even if you delete your e-mails, you can never, never hide them from a savvy cybersleuth.
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