What is Cyber Crime?
Cyber crime, or computer crime, is a crime that involves a computer and a network. The computer may have been used in the commission of a crime, or it may be the target. Cyber crime may harm someone’s security and financial health.
In recent years, is there any big Cyber Crime in the world?
Back to 2017, a group created ransomware cryptoworm, which targeted computers running the Microsoft Windows operating system by encrypting data and demanding ransom payments in the Bitcoin cryptocurrency, called “WannaCry” and it rapidly spreader all over the world. It has caused over 200,000 victims and over 300,000 computers were infected. Despite four days it lasted only, it still alerted people must protect their own privacy information and cybersecurity.
In common, what types of Cyber Crime will we face?
Normally, we will face mostly E-mail scams and ransomware like WannaCry. Nowadays, everyone uses E-mail for communication and E-mail scams became a “mainstream” for cyber crime. Once people click in the scam emails, their account would be stolen if they don’t pay the offer from the scam email. Besides, ransomware is very common in cyber crime too. As I mentioned previously, ransomware will demolish your whole computers’ data once your computer was infected. It is deadly and this cyber crime is very popular in recent years.
What can we do to prevent the Cyber Crime from now on?
To prevent the attack and kidnapping from those cyber crime, you should do the following things. First, you should check your E-mail carefully and don’t click into some suspicious emails. Second, update your firewalls in your computer to avoid getting infect. Lastly, if you don’t have any cyber security systems in your computer, you are welcome to purchase and try our cyber security service by visiting our website Stormeye.