Crime, Hacking, and Scams!! : Crime, Hacking, and Scams!! Latimah Clark, Dave DiVirgilio, & Jonathan Joyce Table of Contents : Table of Contents Slide 1~ Title
Slide 2~ table of contents
Slide 3~ overview of topic
Slide 4~ Negative Attributes
Slide 5~ Positive Attributes
Slide 6~ Main Points/surrounding issues
Slide 7~Impact on society
Slide 8~extra information
Slide 9~ Project reflection
Slide 10~ environmental impact
Slide 11~wrap up
Slide 12~ References Overview of Topic : Overview of Topic Hacking - refers to the re-configuring or re-programming of a system to function in ways not facilitated by the owner, administrator, or designer.
Cyber crime~ a criminal act involving the internet,
computers and networks.
Scams- attempts to defraud a person by gathering their confidence and then getting important information. Negative Attributes : Negative Attributes Scams can give away important information which gives hackers a way into your personal accounts
Hacking is illegal and could cost up to millions of dollars with lost or stolen data, and cause damage to equipment.
Cyber Crimes are illegal and can cause many problems such as, companies losing revenue, identity theft, and others. Positive Attributes : Positive Attributes Scams make you keep yourself protected by updating your software and protection programs.
The only real benefit of hacking is (lost or forgotten passwords, testing networks/ programs for venerability)
cyber crimes add to advancement of technology
(unique types of cybercrime require unique approaches to improving computer safety)
there are sites to report these crimes Main Points/Surrounding Issues : Main Points/Surrounding Issues Scams are all over and are easy to get caught in. Scams will find you anywhere, even on the internet, at the car dealership and certainly in the streets.
Hacking was first reported in the late 1950’s, since then hacking has always been a major issue with the information technology field. Today there are many different forms of computer hacking. End users must be aware of the situation to better help protect them self’s.
Cyber space crimes can range from activity against data to content and copyright infringement Impact on Society : Impact on Society Scams can cause physical injury or death to innocent victims caught in the middle of a scam gone wrong
Emotional and psychological burdens placed on the fraud victims
Stolen data could affect credit harm on a single person, or affect business and government everyday operations
Cybercrimes are committed everyday and can cause emotional and mental damage Different types of hacking : Different types of hacking Inside Jobs
Rogue Access Points
Viruses and Worms
Denial of Service
Anarchists, Crackers, and Kiddies Project Reflection : Project Reflection Dave DiVirgilio, Latimah Clark, Jonathan Joyce
All group members did their own research on their own topics and then combined them.
One benefit from working together was different point of views on the topic
Another benefit is team members catching each others errors
A major disadvantage was schedule conflicts amongst team members. Environmental Impact : Environmental Impact Environmental Impact on cyber crime, hacking and scams are very low.
Wasting resources to power firewall servers and other networking equipment to help protect a network. Wrap Up : Wrap Up There is no simple solution to solving these problems. The best way to protect one’s self is to update your os system applications and firewall.
Also educate yourself to be aware of these current scams, hacking and cyber crimes.