***Format according to APA7*** In the broadest sense, a digital crime is any ill
***Format according to APA7***
In the broadest sense, a digital crime is any illegal activity that uses a computer during its commission. Computer crime encompasses a wide range of activities from fraud and financial crimes, cyber terrorism, cyber extortion, to even cyber warfare. Conduct research on 5 different types of digital crime and real-world examples of each. For each real-world example:
Describe the crime that was committed.
How was a computer used in the crime?
Who were the victim(s) of the crime?
What was the effect or outcome of the criminal act (on the system/victim)?
How could the crime have been prevented?
Were the perpetrators identified or caught?
Was any action taken against the perpetrators, and if so, what?
You will complete and receive points for two Portfolio Milestones that will help you complete your project. This work will inform your final project, but you will not re-submit this work with your final project.
Module 2: Provide an outline of the 5 types of cybercrime you will research. (25 Points)
Module 6: Provide the 5 real-world cases you will analyze for the portfolio project. (25 points)
Your well-written paper should meet the following requirements:
Paper length: 8-10 pages
Include at least five scholarly references in addition to the course textbook.