Computer-related crime is
|“||[a]ny illegal act for which knowledge of computer technology is involved for its investigation, perpetration or prosecution.||”|
|“||the use of a computer to perpetrate acts of deceit, concealment and guile that have as their objective the obtaining of property, money, services, and political and business advantages . . . [as well as] threats or force directed against the computer itself . . . usually sabotage or ransom cases, [all of which acts] have one commonality — the computer is either the tool or the target of the felon.||”|
- ↑ Computer Crime: Criminal Justice Resource Manual, Glossary of Technical Terms, at xiv.
- ↑ Id. at 4.