CYBERCRIME: THE UNDERGROUND ECONOMY

The success of an industry is reliant on its economics – the ­production, allocation and use of its goods and services. Cybercrime, like any ­other industry­ or business, maintains its own economy of commoditized ­products and services.   Products The products of the cybercrime economy, similar to any other product in any other industry,­ benefit…

WHAT IS CYBERSECURITY?

  Cybersecurity refers to a set of techniques used to protect the integrity of networks, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access. According to Forbes, the global cybersecurity market is expected to reach 170 billion by 2020. This rapid market growth is being fueled by an array of technology trends, including the onslaught of…