Crime Online: Correlates, Causes, and Context, Third Edition

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These revisions extend the scope of the third edition and make it an extremely valuable text for cybercrime scholars and students alike. The following teaching materials are available: Multiple-choice/Essay question test banks in Word,. Txt or pdf format. Around 10 total questions per chapter Test Bank in Blackboard and Moodle formats also available.

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Spam Nation: The Inside Story of Organized Cybercrime-from Global Epidemic to Your Front Door

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In spam nation, investigative journalist and cybersecurity expert Brian Krebs unmasks the criminal masterminds driving some of the biggest spam and hacker operations targeting Americans and their bank accounts. The fallout from this global epidemic doesn't just cost consumers and companies billions, it costs lives too.

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. Tracing the rise, phishing, and alarming resurrection of the digital mafia behind the two largest spam pharmacies-and countless viruses, fall, and spyware attacks-he delivers the first definitive narrative of the global spam problem and its threat to consumers everywhere. Blending cutting-edge research, and firsthand interviews, investigative reporting, this terrifying true story reveals how we unwittingly invite these digital thieves into our lives every day.

From unassuming computer programmers right next door to digital mobsters like "Cosma"-who unleashed a massive malware attack that has stolen thousands of Americans' logins and passwords-Krebs uncovers the shocking lengths to which these people will go to profit from our data and our wallets.

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Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now

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Current #ad - Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now #ad - Yet this "now" is an elusive goal that we can never quite reach. And the dissonance between our digital selves and our analog bodies has thrown us into a new state of anxiety: present shock. Well, the future's arrived. People spent the twentieth century obsessed with the future. We created technologies that would help connect us faster, gather news, map the planet, and compile knowledge.

We live in a continuous now enabled by Twitter, email, and a so-called real-time technological shift. We strove for an instantaneous network where time and space could be compressed.

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Research Methods for Criminal Justice and Criminology

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Snapshots of Research: Readings in Criminology and Criminal Justice NULL

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Statistical Persuasion: How to Collect, Analyze, and Present Data...Accurately, Honestly, and Persuasively

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Criminal Procedure: From the Courtroom to the Street Aspen Criminal Justice Series

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Black Brothers, Inc.

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America's Courts and the Criminal Justice System

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An Adventure in Statistics: The Reality Enigma

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Video links go behind the scenes and learn more about the man behind the book: Watch Andy talk. Alas! he must learn statistics and apply what he learns in order to overcome a number of deadly challenges and find the love of his life. It combines rock-solid statistics coverage with compelling visual story-telling to address the conceptual difficulties that students learning statistics for the first time often encounter in introductory courses - guiding students away from rote memorization and toward critical thinking and problem solving.

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Statistics to the rescue! sensing that she might be in danger, Zach follows the clues to find her, as he realizes that the key to discovering why Alice has vanished is in her research.

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Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know®

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