Announcements

1. Academic Calendar: Fall 2019 - Winter 2020

2. First Exam: Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Test will cover: 1) Timeline of Internet and Cybercrime
                        2) Defintiion and measurement of crime
                        3) Definition or cybercrime; differences between "traditional" crime and cybercrime; Internet conditions conducive to cybercrime
                        4) Cybercrime legislation
                        5) Privacy

3. Second Exam: Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Test will cover: 1) Malware (virus, worm, Trojan horse, spyware, adware, ransomware)
                        2) Bitcoin
                        3) Forms of cybercrime (theft of data, fraud, denial of service, spam,. phishing, offensive content, stalking/bullying, conspiracies, cyberware/terrorism, money laundering)
                        While this exam consists of objective (multiple choice) items, it will not simply be a test of  your ability to memorize definitions; many of the items present examples and ask you which concept- malware or cybercrime- they illustrate.
                        It will also test your ability to reason yourw ay to the correct answer.  Click here for an example.