Title: RESPONDING TO IDENTITY CRIME ON THE INTERNET

Issue Number: Vol. 1, No. 2
Year of Publication: Oct - 2012
Page Numbers: 67-74
Authors: Eric Holm
Journal Name: International Journal of Cyber-Security and Digital Forensics (IJCSDF)
- Hong Kong

Abstract:


This paper discusses the unique challenges of responding to identity crime. Identity crime involves the use of personal identification information to perpetrate crimes. As such, identity crime involves using personal and private information to for illegal purposes. In this article, the two significant issues that obstruct responses to this crime are considered. These are first, the reporting of crime, and second the issue of jurisdiction. The paper also presents an exploration of some responses to identity crime.