cybercrime  // Posts tagged as "cybercrime"

Top 5 Online Crime Trends and Predictions for 2014

Dec 20th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Top 5 Online Crime Trends and Predictions for 2014

Lots of media outlets use ‘cybercrime’ when talking about crimes that occur on the internet. Personally, I hate that word and just about any other word that starts with ‘cyber’. It sounds like something a person from the 80s would say when talking about the early days of the internet. Semantics outside, I’m here to tell you about the most important online crime trends and predictions

Read More

Global Cybercrime Could Be Costing Global Economy Nearly Half a Trillion Dollars Per Year

Aug 7th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Global Cybercrime Could Be Costing Global Economy Nearly Half a Trillion Dollars Per Year

If you spend a lot of time reading the Fix My PC Free blog, then you’ve probably stumbled upon quite a few different articles about viruses, malware, and antivirus software. We all know that cybercrime costs the industry a lot of money per year, but we didn’t know approximately how much money cybercrime cost until the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) performed some detaile

Read More

Can Law Enforcement Agencies See What You’re Doing Online?

Mar 29th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Repair FAQs | 0 Comment

Can Law Enforcement Agencies See What You’re Doing Online?

Whether you do it intentionally or not, many of us have broken the law at some point during our online travels. You might have downloaded copyrighted material like movies or music, or you could “accidentally” view pornography when you’re technically under the age of consent in your country. If you’ve done anything illegal online, then you may have started to worry about getting in troub

Read More