cybercrime // Posts tagged as "cybercrime"
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 predictionsRead More
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 detaileRead More
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 troubRead More