On a regular basis a threat posted to Social Media causes schools to close, businesses to lose customers and can even cause transportation delays. In many cases, it is seemingly impossible to tell if the threat is credible, a hoax or even urban legend.
In this webinar the attendee will be introduced to the correct steps and procedures to preserve the social media threat, determine the source, identify the actor, and take the correct steps to seize the involved device used to create the posting.
Specifically this webinar will cover the following:
Searching Social Media and locating the threat.
TikTok, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and more
Preserving the threat.
Capturing the post
Creating a copy of any videos
Identifying the user who made the posting
Locating the username
Preparing the request for the proper information
Exigent Circumstances vs warrant
Reviewing the results
Tracking any IP addresses
Creating a second request for other information
ISP’s, Cellular Providers, email accounts
Identifying the device that created the post
Identifying the source network vs the actual person
Preparing the warrant for the source location
What items to ask for in the warrant
How to be prepared to seize the proper equipment
What other information can help us identify the actor