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Cybercrime in the Greater China Region: Regulatory Responses and Crime Prevention Across the Taiwan Strait

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ISBN13: 9780857936677
Published: November 2012
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £80.00
Paperback edition , ISBN13 9781781005651



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Cybercrime is a worldwide problem of rapidly increasingly magnitude and, of the countries in the Asia Pacific region, Taiwan and China are suffering most. This timely book discusses the extent and nature of cybercrime in and between Taiwan and China, focussing especially on the prevalence of botnets (collections of computers that have been compromised and used for malicious purposes). The book uses routine activity theory to analyse Chinese and Taiwanese legal responses to cybercrime, and reviews mutual assistance between the two countries as well as discussing third party cooperation. To prevent the spread of cybercrime, the book argues the case for a 'wiki' approach to cybercrime and a feasible pre-warning system. Learning from lessons in infectious disease prevention and from aviation safety reporting, Cybercrime in the Greater China Region proposes a feasible information security incident reporting and response system. Academics, government agency workers, policymakers and those in the information security or legal compliance divisions in public and private sectors will find much to interest them in this timely study.

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Subjects:
Other Jurisdictions , China
Contents:
Foreword

Part I: Setting the Scene
1. Introduction
2. Risk, Routine Activity, and Cybercrime

Part II: New Crime in a New Field: Cybercrime in Taiwan and China
3. Cybercrime Across the Taiwan Strait

Part III: Regulatory Responses Against Cybercrime Across the Taiwan Strait
4. Think Global, Act Glocal - 'Glocal' Responses to Cybercrime
5. Cooperation between Taiwan and China

Part IV: Preventable Measures: Cybercrime as the Infectious Disease in the Virtual World
6. 'Wiki' Crime Prevention - Establishing a Pre-Warning System
7. Conclusion References