College Essays-Describe the information that can be discovered in email headers and determine how this information could potentially be used as evidence in the investigation.
Suppose you are an internal investigator for a large software development company. The Human Resources Department has requested you investigate the accusations that one employee has been harassing another over both the corporate
Exchange email system and Internet-based Yahoo! email.
- Create an outline of the steps you would take in examining the email accusations that have been identified.
- Describe the information that can be discovered in email headers and determine how this information could potentially be used as evidence in the investigation.
- Analyze differences between forensic analysis on the corporate Exchange system and the Internet-based Yahoo! System. Use this analysis to determine the challenges that exist for an investigator when analyzing email sent from an Internet-based email system outside of the corporate network.
- Select one (1) software-based forensic tool for email analysis that you would utilize in this investigation. Describe its use, features, and how it would assist in this scenario.