Cyber Forensics in the News and Blogs

Sheriff says tech companies not doing enough to stop child porn

November 4, 2021
Child Porn Generic Computer with Handcuffs

Retired U.S. Secret Service Agent Gus Dimitrelos has conducted thousands of child porn investigations over 25 years.

“Anything that’s stored or shared is being hashed by the provider, meaning that a digital fingerprint, a unique fingerprint, is assigned to a file. Understand, there are no two files in the entire universe that have the same hash value,” Dimitrelos said.

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Cryptocurrency accounts wiped out ‘in an instant’ by cyber crooks

May 19, 2021 ABC News

“There’s no FDIC for the crypto world”

Retired U.S. Secret Service Agent Gus Dimitrelos says cryptocurrency theft is one of the fastest-growing cyber-crimes.