How "Digital" is Traditional Crime?

  title={How "Digital" is Traditional Crime?},
  author={Lorena Montoya and Marianne Junger and Pieter H. Hartel},
  journal={2013 European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference},
Measuring how much cyber crime exists is typically done by first defining cyber crime and then quantifying how many cases fit that definition. The drawback is that definitions vary across countries and many cyber crimes are recorded as traditional crimes. An alternative is to keep traditional definitions of crime and quantify the amount of associated information and communication technologies (ICT) that each contains. This research established how much ICT was used a) in the three phases of the… CONTINUE READING