Issue No. 01 - Jan.-Feb. (2013 vol. 17)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2012.61
Aditya K. Sood , Michigan State University
Richard J. Enbody , Michigan State University
Cybercrime's tentacles reach deeply into the Internet. A complete, underground criminal economy has developed that lets malicious actors steal money through the Web. The authors detail this enterprise, showing how information, expertise, and money flow through it. Understanding the underground economy's structure is critical for fighting it.
Computer crime, Malware, Internet, Government policies, Computer security, botnets, cybercrime, cyber warfare, underground economy, malware, exploit packs, hacking, vulnerabilities
R. J. Enbody, A. K. Sood and R. Bansal, "Cybercrime: Dissecting the State of Underground Enterprise," in IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 17, no. , pp. 60-68, 2013.