How Serious a Problem Is Computer Hacking?, 1st Edition

  • Patricia D. Netzley
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  • ISBN-10: 1601525516
  • ISBN-13: 9781601525512
  • DDC: 364.16
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released December 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The FBI estimates that for every company that knows it has been hacked, 100 others are unaware they have been the victim of this cybercrime. Through objective discussion, numerous direct quotes, and full-color illustrations this title explores the issue. It includes chapters such as: What are the Origins of the Problem of Hacking? What Damage Can Hacking Do to Individuals? How Does Hacking Harm Businesses? How Does Hacking Harm Governments? and Can Hacking Be Prevented?

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Hacking as Cybercrime.
1: What are the Origins of the Problem of Hacking?.
2: What Damage Can Hacking Do to Individuals?.
3: How Does Hacking Harm Businesses?.
4: How Does Hacking Affect Countries?.
5: Can Hacking Be Prevented?.
Source Notes.
Related Organizations and Websites.
Additional Reading.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.