Volume 18, No. 6, 2021

Data Mining Approaches In Digital Forensics

Mohammed Ashfaq Hussain , Ahmed Unnisa Begum , Subuhi Kashif Ansari , Durdana Taranum Khan , Shazia Ali, Manju Sharma


Data mining is the process of extracting information from massive data sets such as databases and data marts. This could include "statistics, machine learning, data management and databases, pattern recognition, artificial intelligence, and other fields.". Computer forensics using data mining for investigation of crimes. This also is helpful for effectively finding the evidence. Digital forensics is focusing on gathering evidence for potential computer crimes. It can also be used to collect the activity from authorized and unauthorized users. Digital forensics is used to help law informants with fraud investigations and with theft to protect knowledgeable property. For both businesses and law enforcement organisations, digital forensics is a crucial discipline. The major focus of this research is on the various data mining methodologies used in digital forensics.

Pages: 4293-4301

Keywords: Data mining, Cybercrime, Digital forensics

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