'Describe' how the 4 fundamental types of traditional crime (violent, theft, fraud, and illegal activities) can be committed using a computer ...?'Describe' how the 4 fundamental types of traditional crime (violent, theft, fraud, and illegal activities) can be committed using a computer and/or the Internet?

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Violence can be both verbal and physical. In the case of computers, violence can take the form of threats, cyberbullying, hate mail, or any form of abuse in written form.

Theft can happen as a result of phishing when a hacker places a specific program to steal passwords and usernames...

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Violence can be both verbal and physical. In the case of computers, violence can take the form of threats, cyberbullying, hate mail, or any form of abuse in written form.

Theft can happen as a result of phishing when a hacker places a specific program to steal passwords and usernames that could access bank accounts, medical records, and other confidential information.

Fraud can happen very easily when one person pretends to be another and sends emails out as the fake person, or takes payments for items purchased in fake auctions, for example.

Illegal activities can also happen online with for example people accessing child pornography sites, try to purchase medicine without prescription, or do illegal gambling.

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