09 to 10 March 2020 Prague, Czechia

Computer Forensics in Legal Proceedings

Open Source Intelligence Tools

Published 4 years, 7 months ago


The main objective of this seminar is to train EU legal practitioners on the fundamentals of computer forensics enabling them to gain an understanding of the complex challenges related to criminal cases with tech/internet components. This seminar will focus on open-source intelligence tools and forensic analysis.

Key topics

  • Open source intelligence tools (OSITs)
  • Technical issues (internet caches, proxy servers, encryption, etc.)
  • The Web, the Dark/Deep Web and sources of evidence available online
  • Online investigations: websites and social media
  • Legal aspects of computer forensics

About the Project

This seminar is part of a large-scale project sponsored by the European Commission entitled “Basic computer forensics skills for EU legal practitioners: practice-oriented training courses to meet the challenges of new technologies”. It consists of six seminars to take place in Vilnius, Lisbon, Zagreb, Prague, Barcelona and Trier.

The seminar is addressed to judges, prosecutors and lawyers in private practice from eligible EU Member States (UK and Denmark do not participate in the Justice Programme 2014-2020).

For details on the programme, fees, and registration, see the seminar webpage.