Kshetri, Nir.

The global cybercrime industry : economic, institutional and strategic perspectives / by Nir Kshetri. - Berlin ; London : Springer, 2010. - 1 online resource (xxi, 251 p.) - Springer .

Includes bibliographical references.

This book is about the global cybercrime industry, which according to some estimates, is a US1 trillion industry and is growing rapidly. It examines economic and institutional processes in the cybercrime industry, provides insights into the entrepreneurial aspect of firms engaged in cyber-criminal activities, takes a close look at cybercrime business models, explains the global variation in the pattern of cybercrimes and seeks to understand threats and countermeasures taken by key actors in this industry. This book's distinguishing features include the newness, importance, controversiality and.

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Computer crimes.
Computer crimes--Economic aspects.
Computer crimes--Prevention.
Computer crimes--Prevention--Economic aspects.

HV6773 / .K74 2010