Time To Take Down Some Cyber Criminals

from the take-that,-scum dept

Writer Bruce Sterling gave the keynote address at a security conference and said that it's time that law enforcement realized that online scams are no longer the result of bored teenagers, but the majority are for-profit enterprises run by organized crime operations. He says that law enforcement still doesn't take online crime seriously enough, and that's letting these online criminals take over. His solution is to get prosecutors who will take down online criminals and make an example of them. In other words, someone needs to take charge and clean up cyberspace.

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    NOBODY, 9 Jun 2004 @ 6:39am

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    You can't regulated cyberspace effectiviely. It's just too big. This isn't simply an american problem, it's a global one that no one wants to take responsibility for.

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