Why is Cyber Crime Regarded as a Borderless Crime?

Author: Nyman Gibson Miralis Subject: Cyber Crime Keywords: cyber crime borderless, investigating and prosecuting cyber crime, law enforcement agencies.   As technology has evolved to be used in all aspects of our private lives and across government and business, the scope and reach of cyber crime has dramatically increased. Cyber crimes can be committed from…

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How Prevalent is Cyber Crime and What Types Exist?

Author: Nyman Gibson Miralis   Subject: Cybercrime Keywords: cybercrime, WannaCry, ransomware, DDoS, malware, investigating and prosecuting cyber crime   The recent “WannaCry” cyber attack has so far affected hundreds of thousands of computers around the world, causing disruption across government and industry. According to a BBC report, organisations caught up in the attack include the United…

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The Regulation of Digital Currency: Australia vs the World

    Author: Nyman Gibson Miralis Subject: Digital Currency Keywords: regulation of digital currency Australia, what is digital currency, key threats of digital currency. Advances in modern technology mean the world is rapidly moving away from the era of a cash-based society. With an increase in global connectivity and greater focus on transacting business and…

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The “Darknet”: how it relates to Cyber / Computer Crime

      Author: Nyman Gibson Miralis Subject: Darknet Keywords: darknet, deep web, cryptomarkets, silk road, Tor   Insights from the Tobias Feakin paper : “Cryptomarkets—illicit goods in the darknet”. The “darknet” is a part of the ‘deep web’, where content isn’t accessible through traditional search engines and where access is anonymous and largely untraceable.…

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