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MLM786 - Electronic Crime

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Not offered in 2015

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:



S Freeman (B, X)

Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week


You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


This unit addresses a range of issues relating to electronic crime, including: evolution of electronic crime; denial of service attacks; spreading of viruses; spamming; other forms of attack on computers; fraud; industrial espionage; money laundering; child exploitation; terrorism; harassment; and the computer as a storage device for a criminal offence.


Written Assignment 1 4000 words 50%, Written Assignment 2 4000 words 50%

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