Cyber Criminology: Exploring Internet Crimes and Criminal by K. Jaishankar

By K. Jaishankar

Victimization throughout the web is changing into extra standard as cyber criminals have built more suitable how you can stay nameless. And as extra own details than ever is saved on networked pcs, even the occasional or non-user is in danger. a suite of contributions from around the globe specialists and rising researchers, Cyber Criminology: Exploring web Crimes and felony habit explores today’s interface of laptop technological know-how, web technological know-how, and criminology. themes mentioned contain: The growing to be risk of cyber crime in Nigeria net playing and electronic piracy Sexual habit on the web, baby pornography, and on-line exploitation of kids Terrorist use of the web Cyber stalking and cyber bullying The victimization of ladies on social networking web content Malware victimization and hacking The Islamic global in our on-line world and the propagation of Islamic ideology through the net Human rights issues that the electronic age has created drawing close the subject from a social technology standpoint, the booklet explores equipment for picking the reasons of desktop crime victimization by way of interpreting an individual’s way of life styles. It additionally publishes the findings of a research carried out on students approximately on-line victimization. Advances in info and communications applied sciences have created quite a number new crime difficulties that didn't exist 20 years in the past. possibilities for numerous legal actions to pervade the web have resulted in the expansion and improvement of cyber criminology as a unique self-discipline in the criminology framework. This quantity explores all facets of this nascent box and offers a window at the way forward for web crimes and theories in the back of their origins. ok. Jaishankar was once the overall Chair of the 1st overseas convention of the South Asian Society of Criminology and Victimology (SASCV), held January 15-17, 2011 on the resort Jaipur vegetables in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

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As such, the provision of services to the citizenry, such as the training of youths, is neglected. On the other hand, among most Nigerians, money from any source typically is the most potent yardstick for determining the level of existential attainment. Money—rather than a good education, scientific discovery, or solid career development—is the yardstick against which people are measured. Hence, society is exposed to youths who have been disillusioned and have not been taught the good virtue of genuine hard work.

For instance, at both the household and community levels, respective agents of socialization often tend to inculcate in the children and young adults the value of hard work and integrity, but most often, it is at odds with what they observe the elders themselves doing. The EFCC and the Struggle Against Yahooboyism in Nigeria The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is an agency created by the Nigerian government in 2002 to champion the fight against antidevelopment behavior such as that being perpetrated through yahooboyism.

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