Course Description

Cybercrime - LAW819
2 Credits

This course provides a detailed look at the impact of computers and the Internet on different aspects of criminal law and practice. Topics include jurisdiction; international cybercrime laws and enforcement; malicious hacking; virus creation and distribution; traditional crimes (fraud, theft) utilizing computers and networks; terrorism (both cyberterrorism and traditional terrorist networks using computers for their operations); and electronic discovery and computer forensics. (No prerequisite.)