For all of human history, people have used technology to make their lives easier. Today, this is just as true if not more so as we enter "the information age." In this era, the internet is often the common denominator which these technologies are built upon. Cyberspace is an immense realm that facilitates communications and actions in a vast array of everyday applications. Unfortunately, the opportunities afforded by the internet can also be used for nefarious purposes. This module looks at some of the many crimes which use ICT systems, either fully or in part, to commission a criminal activity and the difficulties in developing responses to these crimes domestically and internationally.
This topic aims to: