8.1. Automated Crime

  1. Johann Rost and
  2. Robert L. Glass

Published Online: 22 DEC 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470909959.ch9

The Dark Side of Software Engineering: Evil on Computing Projects

The Dark Side of Software Engineering: Evil on Computing Projects

How to Cite

Rost, J. and Glass, R. L. (2010) Automated Crime, in The Dark Side of Software Engineering: Evil on Computing Projects, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470909959.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 DEC 2010
  2. Published Print: 7 FEB 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470597170

Online ISBN: 9780470909959

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Keywords:

  • automated crime, new type cybercrime of high tech crime - and computers, as tool and a target of attack;
  • tools, evolved into automated crimes - packet-switched networks, the internet vulnerable to so-called “sniffers” becoming parts of automated crimes;
  • sophisticated automated crime, and ingenious hackers - package easy-to-use computer program tools, into fully automated criminal tools for less skilled perpetrators to use

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Information Sources