What is Cybercrime? 4 Common Forms of Cybercrime

Cybercrime can be defined as any criminal activity in which a computer (or networked device) is targeted and/or used. Some cybercrimes directly attack a computer or device in order to damage or disable it. Others make use of a computer to spread malware, illegal information, images or other materials. Cybercrimes often do both, for example targeting a computer in order to infect it with a virus which is then spread to other machines.

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