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MLM786 - Electronic Crime

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
Note: 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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