The rapid growth of the internet and computer technology over the past few years has led to the growth in new forms of crime-dubbed cyber crime- throughout the world. Based on statistics on the various forms of cyber crime and other evidence which form of cyber crime pose the most serious threat to individuals and business? What concrete steps should government take to protect individuals’ n companies from cyber criminal? What can individual and business do to protect themselves against cyber crime?
Cyber crime are crimes such as credit card frauds, phishing, illegal downloading, spam, kidnapping children through chat rooms, cyber tension and many more. It seems very easy and cool to sit in front of computer and communicate with another person sitting miles away from you but only on the condition of knowing each other. If you are talking to strangers than it can be really very hazardous for you, there are chances of him for being a cyber criminal or a hacker also. Hence one should be aware of the person to whom they are talking. Cyber crime can only be stopped by awareness.