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Connections

Barack Obama
(Politics)
Internet
(Tech)
Wells Fargo
(Finance and Banking)
Zappos.com
(Clothing and Textiles)
EHarmony
(Business)
LinkedIn
(Tech)
 

See also

Computer crime

Knowledge Identifier: !Computer_crime

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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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1970

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


1983

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


1991

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


1999

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


2001

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


2006

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


2007

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


2010

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


2011

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


2012

In January 2012 Zappos.com 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


2013

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


2014

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


2015

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


2016

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


2018

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