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Computer crime

Knowledge Identifier: !Computer_crime


Computer crime

any crime that involves a computer and a networkadd

Category: Justice-Crime

Activity starting in 1970.

Countries: (56%), United States (33%), Estonia (11%)

Main connections: Barack Obama, Internet, Wells Fargo

Linked to: Dell, Inc., News Corporation, PNC Financial Services, Union Dime Savings Bank




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One of the highest profiled banking computer crime occurred during a course of three years beginning in 1970 add something


In 1983, a nineteen-year-old UCLA student used his PC to break into a Defense Department international communications system add something


", Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991, Do-Not-Call Implementation Act of 2003, CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 add something


On 26 March 1999, the Melissa worm infected a document on a victim's computer, automatically sent that document and a copy of the virus spread via e-mail to other people add something


Government officials and Information Technology security specialists have documented a significant increase in Internet problems and server scans since early 2001 add something


An Australian nationwide survey conducted in 2006 found that two in three convicted cyber-criminals were between the ages of 15 and 26 add something


The Russian Business Network was registered as an internet site in 2006 add something


Among those are included, the attack on Estonia's infrastructure in 2007, allegedly by Russian hackers add something


On 2 March 2010, Spanish investigators arrested 3 in infection of over 13 million computers around the world add something


In August 2010 the international investigation Operation Delego, operating under the aegis of the Department of Homeland Security, shut down the international pedophile ring Dreamboard add something


On March 1, 2011 at Lassiter High School, two students were accused of impersonation of a staff member via cybercrime, but both claimed they were uninvolved add something


In January 2012 experienced a security breach after as many as 24 million customers' credit card numbers, personal information, billing and shipping addresses had been compromised add something


June 2012 LinkedIn and & eHarmony had been attacked, compromising 65 million passwords, 30,000 passwords were cracked and 1,5 million EHarmony passwords were posted online add something


December 2012 Wells Fargo website experienced a denial of service attack add something


April 23, 2013 saw the Associated Press' Twitter account's hacking to release a hoax tweet about fictional attacks in the White House that left President Obama injured add something


An example of cyberextortion was the attack on Sony Pictures of 2014 add something


President Barack Obama released in an executive order in April 2015 to combat cybercrime add something


In 2016, a study by Juniper Research estimated that the costs of cybercrime could be as high as 2,1 trillion by 2019 add something


Previous accusations of cases of Israeli-weapons companies meddling in international telephony and smartphones have been eclipsed in the 2018 reported case add something