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Tuesday, 13 November 2007 02:00

High-Tech Crimes Can Lead to High-Tech Disasters

Written by  Jack Wiles

Crime has been with us for a long time now. Check as far back in your history books as you would care to, and you will find some mention of crimes and the criminals who commit them. Many of these crimes have led to some interesting disasters over the years. Certainly things like bank robberies and arsons immediately come to mind. As new crimes and threats come on the scene, new contingency plans and countermeasures are created try to keep up with them. Some-times, this isn't easy! There is a new type of crime that is rapidly making its way into the headlines. This is the crime that comes with rapid increases in technology. It is High-Tech Crime and you need to know more about it. Let's take a closer look.