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:

  • Hacking
  • Denial of service attacks
  • virus dissminition
  • Computer vandalism
  • Cyber terrorism
  • Software piracy

Cyber Security:

  • 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