Cyber Crime is an activity done using computers and interent. We can say that it is an unlawful acts wherein the computer either a tool or target or both.
Categories of Cyber Crime:
We can categorize cyber crime in two ways.
- the computer as a target: using a computer to attacks other computers(Hacking, virus/worms attacks…)
- the computer as a weapon: using a computer to commit real world crime(cyber terrorism …)
Types of cyber Crime:
- Denial of service attacks
- virus dissminition
- Computer vandalism
- Cyber terrorism
- Software piracy
- Internet security is a branch of computer security specifically related to the internet.
- It’s objective is to establish rules and measure to use against attacks over the internet.
Safety tips to cybercrime:
- Use antivirus softwares’s
- Insert firewalls
- uninstall unnecessary software
- maintain backup
- Check security settings
- Never give your full name or address to strangers
Advantages of cyber security:
- The cyber security will defend us from critical attacks.
- It helps us to browse the safe website.
- Internet security process all the incoming and outgoing data on our computer