Tag Archives: cyber crime


What is Cyber-Stalking and how to combat it

Cyber-bullying and Cyber-stalking are the same thing. They are serious dysfunctional behavior flaws in a person who causes tremendous danger to their victims. It is a criminal offense even if it rarely gets prosecuted. ┬áStalking almost always escalates from the … continue reading

Posted in Bullying, Cyber Crime, Helpful Resources, Identity Theft | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Education and awareness are major tools to protect against cyber crime

From January to December of 2008, the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) website received 275,284 complaint submissions. This is a 33% increase compared to 2007. These complaints were composed of many different fraud types such as auction fraud, non-delivery, and … continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Cyber Crime, Helpful Resources, Identity Theft | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Trend in Cyber Crime: Unprecedented Rise in Identity Theft Related Searches

Tiversa yesterday announced the findings of a rise in identity theft-related searches in the fall of 2008, an overall increase of 32%. In the midst of the nation’s largest economic downturn since the Great Depression, Tiversa is finding evidence that … continue reading

Posted in Cyber Crime, Identity Theft | Tagged | Leave a comment