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DOJ grant awarded to support CDT cybercrime internship program

Author: Charles Crowell

The “What would you fight for?” commercial played in the opening home football game this season featured the CDT cybercrime internship program (https://fightingfor.nd.edu/2019/fighting-to-uncover-the-evidence/). The CDT Director (Chuck Crowell) and colleagues (Jarek Nabrzyski, CRC Director, Mitch Kajzer, St, Joe County Cybercrimes Unit Director and CDT prof., and Eric Tamashasky, Chief Deputy Prosecutor for St. Joe County and CDT prof.) just won a million dollar grant from the Department of Justice (DOJ) to build upon and enhance this effort.  The grant will span a two year period and will support a project entitled "Improving Cybercrime Knowledge and Forensic Skills Through a Unique University-Law Enforcement Partnership."…

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Four CDT students earn Magnet Forensics certification

Author: Charles Crowell

Four CDT students recently passed the Magnet Certified Forensics Examiner test in Cyber Crimes.  This certification has a failure rate of approximately 75%. These students prepared for this rigorous test  by taking the CDT courses in Intro and Advanced Digital Forensics and then by working in the Cyber Crimes unit. …

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