C&P T1 (A). Sim Hao Cheng Leong Matthew Jun Zhe. Cybercrime. Cybercrime is defined as a criminal activity or a crime that involves the Internet, a computer system, or computer technology – Dictionary.com
Adapted from Interpol
The emergence of cybercrime can be categorised into 4 areas of study
Adapted from: http://science.opposingviews.com/causes-cyber-crime-1846.html
More than 1 million people are estimated to have fallen victim to cybercrime in Singapore in the past one year as “new” forms of cybercrime surface, according to the Norton Cybercrime report for 2013.
The report calculates that the victims suffered about US$1 billion (S$1.25 billion) in direct financial losses as a result.