University of Graz
The internet has placed a major part in the increase of cybercrime on computers and networks by making attack tools available to everyone. With the number of cyber attacks on the increase this has resulted in the security of networks being severely diminished. The use of digital fingerprinting technologies has facilitated the collection of evidence to use in the prosecution of cyber criminals who have left behind vital evidence when compromising servers. Research has shown that cyber attacks are often carried by an employee within an organization.