This course introduces students to the field of Cyber Crime and develops core understanding of the intelligence and analysis challenges of working in the cyber environment. Topics include defining cybercrime, technology as a target, technology as an instrument, and evolving/emerging cyber crime threats. Students develop an understanding of the digital environment, hacker subculture, cyber stalking, data theft (identity, trade secrets, etc), phishing attacks, hate crimes, credit card account thefts, malicious software and various applications.
Admission to a Forensic credential program or permission of the Program Coordinator.
upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Fall 2015
FSCT 7240 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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