Cyber Crimes Indicate that the crimes are committed through the use of technology. Also known as: Computer crime Digital crime E-crime Electronic crime
Reasons doing Cyber Crimes • Fame • Reputation for intelligence • Financial • Revenge on someone they hate • Protest • Pursue criminal activities • Steal identity • Forge document and messages
Examples of Cyber Crimes Internet Banking Fraud Intellectual Property Infringement Harassment Intrusion Offenses
Effects of Cyber Crimes • Loss of Revenue or Profits • Sensitive financial information is leaked or stolen and used by outside parties to illegally draw funds. • Waste of Valuable Time • IT personal will waste most of their valuable time to handle security breached. • Damaged Reputations • Customers will start to lose confidence in the ability of the company to take care of its security. • Reduced Productivity • The employees need to enter more passwords and security pins. Thus the employees are distracted from their work.
Conclusion • Cyber crimes also known as computer crime, digital crime,e-crime and electronic crime • The crime will affect the loss of revenue, waste of valuable time, damaged reputations and reduced productivity. • As an IT user, we should have to be aware of some of the cyber laws in the country. • Hopefully, we can be more carefull and never involve in any cyber crime.