Category Archives: Society

Cybercrime – What’s changed?

There's no doubt about it. Cyber attacks are getting more sophisticated. However, so are the protection measures. As long as one exists, so will the other. In the previous post, I looked at one of the earliest computer security crimes involving Roswell Steffen and the embezzled $1.5m in 1973. A landmark case in 1988 involving…
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What’s up with Computer Security Crime?

  This is the first of a short series exploring Computer security and Cybercrime. Before we look at Cybercrime in any depth, it's important to define it. It's essentially a word describing any crime committed through the use of computers and often using the internet. Notably, the US Department of Justice expands on this to…
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