Palgrave Macmillan's Studies in Cybercrime and Cybersecurity: Cybercrime Risks and Responses: Eastern and Western Perspectives

Editor/Author Smith, Russell G., Cheung, Ray, and Chak-Chung, Lau et. al.
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: Macmillan Publishers Ltd

Single-User Purchase Price: $105.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $157.50
ISBN: 978-1-349-55788-2
Category: Social Sciences - Criminology & Law
Image Count: 14
Book Status: Available
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This book examines the most recent and contentious issues in relation to cybercrime facing the world today, and how best to address them. The contributors show how Eastern and Western nations are responding to the challenges of cybercrime, and the latest trends and issues in cybercrime prevention and control.

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Table of Contents

  • List of Figures
  • List of Tables
  • Foreword
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes on Contributors
  • 1 Introduction: Cybercrime Risks and Responses - Eastern and Western Perspectives - Russell G. Smith, Ray Chak-Chung Cheung, and Laurie Yiu-Chung Lau
  • Part I Understanding Cybercrime Through Research
  • 2 Trajectories of Cybercrime - Russell G. Smith
  • 3 Ethical, Legal, and Methodological Considerations in Cyber Research: Conducting a Cyber Ethnography of www.bullying.org - Barry E. Cartwright
  • 4 That Cyber Routine, That Cyber Victimization: Profiling Victims of Cybercrime - Fernando Miró Llinares
  • Part II Contemporary Cybercrime Risks
  • 5 Organized Cybercrime and National Security - Peter Grabosky
  • 6 Internet Fraud in Hong Kong: An Analysis of a Sample of Court Cases - Laurie Yiu-Chung Lau
  • 7 The Role of Spam in Cybercrime: Data from the Australian Cybercrime Pilot Observatory - Mamoun Alazab and Roderic Broadhurst
  • 8 Quantifying Sexually Explicit Language - George R. S. Weir
  • 9 Spreading the Message Digitally: A Look into Extremist Organizations’ Use of the Internet - Richard Frank, Martin Bouchard, Garth Davies, and Joseph Mei
  • 10 Criminals in the Cloud: Crime, Security Threats, and Prevention Measures - Alice Hutchings, Russell G. Smith, and Lachlan James
  • Part III Industry, Criminal Justice, and Forensic Responses to Cybercrime
  • 11 Hong Kong's Experience in Strengthening the Security Measures of Retail Payment Services - Shu-Pui Li
  • 12 Banking Security: A Hong Kong Perspective - Paul Tak Shing Liu
  • 13 Complicity in Cyberspace: Applying Doctrines of Accessorial Liability to Online Groups - Gregor Urbas
  • 14 Profiling Cybercrime Perpetrators in China and its Policy Countermeasures - Darrell Chan and Dawei Wang
  • Part IV Privacy and Freedom Online
  • 15 When Privacy Meets Social Networking Sites - with Special Reference to Facebook - Yachi Chiang
  • 16 An Introduction to Cyber Crowdsourcing (Human Flesh Search) in the Greater China Region - Lennon Y. C. Chang and Andy K. H. Leung
  • 17 Hacktivism and Whistleblowing in the Era of Forced Transparency? - Alana Maurushat