Cybercrime

Course Catalog Number: 
5380
Course Credits: 
3
Course Type: 
Lecture
Course Priority: 
General Enrollment Course

This course examines legal and policy aspects of computer and electronic crimes and related issues. The primary focus will be on modern "cybercrime," including the legal frameworks, prosecutorial tools/discretion, and other measures available for deterring, investigating, prosecuting and punishing criminal acts which leverage, target, or otherwise involve modern information systems. Topics will include "hacking," electronic surveillance, the Fourth Amendment and technology, digital forensics, cyberbullying, identity theft, electronic espionage, cyberterrorism, digital copyright and related issues, privacy, the era of “forced disclosure,” and the challenge of cross-jurisdiction enforcement.

Course Offerings 2017-2018

Term Class #
Spring Term 2017-2018 30046
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Course Offerings 2015-2016

Term Class #
Spring Term 2015-2016 29229
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