• Computer Crime Prevention And Innovation
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    Computer Crime: Prevention and Innovation Since the introduction of computers to our society, and in the early 80's the Internet, the world has never been the same. Suddenly our physical world got smaller and the electronic world set its foundations for an endless electronic reality. As we approach the year 2000, the turn of the millennium, humanity has already well established itself into the "Information Age." So much in fact that as a nation we find our selves out of a service economy and int...
  • Computer Crimes Crime Viruses One
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    Computer Crime Computer crime is a very broad term. It could mean anything from a total invasion by a hacker into the federal government or just the simple fact of one person letting another borrow a copy of his favorite flying game. Computers are defined in the dictionary as a machine that computes (WED vol. 23). But to most people it is a machine that's helps us do a task easier. As we move into the 21 th century though one thing is for sure, the computer will help crime become more prevalent....
  • An Analysis Of Computer Crime Law
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    An Analysis of Computer Crime Law Over the last twenty years, a technological revolution has occurred as computers are now an essential element of today's society. Large computers are used to track reservations for the airline industry, process billions of dollars for banks, manufacture products for industry, and conduct major transactions for businesses because more and more people now have computers at home and at the office. People commit computer crimes because of society's declining ethical...
  • Computer Crime Software Information Online
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    The information age is the age we live in today, and with the information age comes an age of ethics. When we deal with the new technologies introduced every day, we need to decide what we must consider ethical and unethical. We must consider all factors so that the use of the information readily available to many persons is not abused. "Information technology will be the most fundamental area of ethical concern for business in the next decade." (Ermann) The most widely used tool of the informat...
  • Crime Indictable Offense
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    his research paper deals with the history, the development and the future of computer crime. It will show the reader what computer crimes are, how they operate, and how they influence the society. It will also attempt and predict what should or will happen in the future. The computer whiz links up with a private computer system through a modem - a device used to 'link up' computers over telephone lines so that they can 'talk' to each other. A user name and password are promptly typed in and then...
  • Computer Crimes People One Computers
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    Computer crime started in the early 1970 s and has become more and more prevalent. Some computer crime are committed by outside individuals that hack into a computer system. These are the people that usually steal data and cause data loss by vandalism. The most common kind of computer crime is espionage committed by people who work for a company, but this is also the one that you rarely hear about. They usually enter false data that will end up making money for them. Hackers are the worlds new ...
  • Computer Crime Internet Information Software
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    Computer Crime by: Manik SainiAdvances in telecommunications and in computer technology have brought us to the information revolution. The rapid advancement of the telephone, cable, satellite and computer networks, combined with the help of technological breakthroughs in computer processing speed, and information storage, has lead us to the latest revolution, and also the newest style of crime, 'computer crime'. The following information will provide you with evidence that without reasonable dou...
  • Computer Crime 2 Twenty First
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    Billions of dollars in losses have already been discovered. Billions more have gone undetected. Trillions will be stolen, most without detection, by the emerging master criminal of the twenty-first century-the computer crime offender. Worst of all, anyone who is computer literate can become a computer criminal. He or she is everyman, every woman, or even every child. The crime itself will often be virtual in nature-sometimes recorded, more often not-occurring only on the Internet, with the only ...
  • Computer Crime Computers Crimes Hackers
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    Computer Crime Computer crimes need to be prevented and halted thought increased computer network security measures as well as tougher laws and enforcement of those laws in cyberspace: Computer crime is generally defined as any crime accomplished through special knowledge of computer technology. All that is required is a personal computer, a modem, and a phone line. Increasing instances of white-collar crime involve computers as more businesses automate and information becomes an important asset...
  • Computer Crime Hackers Federal Information
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    ... s that these renegades abide by? The answer for those that consider themselves 'true hackers' is yes. Many of these hackers believe that there are 5 real rules as follows: 1. Never damage any system 2. Never alter any system files aside from logs. 3. Never leave your handle (screen name) on computers you hack. 4. Do NOT hack government computers. 5. Be paranoid. (Revelation p. 4) Hackers have to live by the 5 rules above, if they don't, their lives as they know it could result in 5 - 15 ye...
  • Computer Crime Crimes Against Phone
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    Computer CrimeIEver since I got my first computer. I have enjoyed working on them. I have learned a tremendous amount of trouble shooting. With my recent computer I have come across computer crime. I got interested in hacking, phreaking, and salami slicing. But before I go to far, I need to learn more about it like the consequences? One question in mind is what crimes are their and what kind of things you can do with them? I would like to find out why people do thesis things? I would also like t...
  • Computers And Crime Computer Crimes People
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    Computers and Crime Computers are used to track reservations for the airline industry, process billions of dollars for banks, manufacture products for industry, and conduct major transactions for businesses because more and more people now have computers at home and at the office. People commit computer crimes because of society's declining ethical standards more than any economic need. According to experts, gender is the only bias. The profile of today's non-professional thieves crosses all rac...
  • Computer Crime Is Increasing
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    Computer Crime Is Increasing report discussing the proposition that computer crime has increased dramatically over the last 10 years. Introduction Computer crime is generally defined as any crime accomplished through special knowledge of computer technology. Increasing instances of white-collar crime involve computers as more businesses automate and the information held by the computers becomes an important asset. Computers can also become objects of crime when they or their contents are damaged...
  • Computer Fraud And Crimes
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    Computer Fraud and Crimes In the world of computers, computer fraud and computer crime are very prevalent issues facing every computer user. This ranges from system administrators to personal computer users who do work in the office or at home. Computers without any means of security are vulnerable to attacks from viruses, worms, and illegal computer hackers. If the proper steps are not taken, safe computing may become a thing of the past. Many security measures are being implemented to protect ...
  • Hackers Computer Crime
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    Abstract A diffuse group of people often called hackers has been characterised as unethical, irresponsible, and a serious danger to society for actions related to breaking into computer systems. In this essay I try to construct a picture of what is and includes a computer crime as well as a portray of hackers, their concerns, and the way in which hacking takes place. What I intend to argue is that, in their majority, hackers are learners and explorers who want to help rather than cause damage. F...
  • White Collar Crime Computer Criminal Corporate
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    In this paper the exciting criminal phenomenon known as white-collar crime will be discussed. Corporate Crime and Computer Crime will be discussed in detail. Crime preventative agencies such as the NCPC (National Crime Prevention Council) will also be researched. White Collar Crime The late Professor Edwin Sutherland coined the term white-collar crime about 1941. Sutherland defined white-collar crime as "a crime committed by a person of respectability and high social status in the course of his ...
  • Computer Crime Criminal Hackers Systems
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    Computer Crime: Prevention and Innovation Since the introduction of computers to our society, and in the early 80! |s the Internet, the world has never been the same. Suddenly our physical world got smaller and the electronic world set its foundations for an endless electronic reality. As we approach the year 2000, the turn of the millenium, humanity has already well established itself into the! SS Information Age. !" So much in fact that as a nation we find our selves out of a service economy a...
  • Computer Crime And Its Effects On The World
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    Computer Crime has become a very large issue in our society today; this paper will look at this issue from a sociological perspective. It will analyze the various crimes that make up computer crime and see what changes it has brought about in the world in which we live in. Computer crime first is a very new problem in our society today and it is crimes that are committed from a computer. These include embezzling, breaking into other computers, cyber porn and various other crimes that have a dras...
  • Computer Crime Hackers Information Corporations
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    The technological revolution has taken full swing. If a business doesn't have some form of e-commerce, or if a person does not have some form of an e-mail address, they are seen as living in the stone age. This new world of virtual life, where with the click of a button a person can travel millions of miles in a few seconds, millions of new opportunities have arisen. However, someone has to always ruin the good things in life. Very similar to Hawthorne's "The Scarlet Letter," where the second th...
  • Internet Crimes August 2002
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    In today's society our most valuable asset is information. Because of Internet networks, just about everyone can now access a huge range of information. Advances in telecommunications and in computer technology have brought people to the information revolution. The rapid advancement of communications technologies and computer networks, combined with the help of technological breakthroughs in computer processing speed, and information storage, which make the computer crime easier than before. As ...