Cybercrime - The Main Offences & Practical Issues
The world has changed.
Global digitalisation has drastically changed how we work and communicate. Digital data, its vast storage and swift transfer, has brought huge opportunities but also created new threats; more than 70% of all crime is cybercrime and globally, cybercrime is growing faster than any other type of crime.
This webinar provides a summary of the relevant legal framework and practical issues surrounding cybercrime and cybersecurity and will assist in understanding their wider relevance to issues across civil, criminal, commercial and corporate law.
What You Will Learn
This webinar will cover the following
- The legal definitions of cybercrime and cybersecurity
- The application of the Computer Misuse Act 1990 to hacking
- Revenge pornography under the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015
- The relevance of the Malicious Communications Act 1988 and cyber stalking
- How the Fraud Act 2006 comes in to play
- The offences and key sections of the Data Protection Act 2018 and when to apply the earlier Data Protection Act 1998
- Cyber terrorism and life sentences
- Leading case authorities for interpretation and sentencing purposes
This pre-recorded webinar will be streamed at 12:30pm on Tuesday 23rd June 2020 and will remain available to view by delegates who have registered by then for 90 days.