Cybercrime Legislation, Cases and Commentary, 2nd edition

A comprehensive anaylsis of Australian legislation and cases and The Council of Europe’s Convention on Cybercrime” to “A comprehensive analysis of Australian cybercrime legislation and case law

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ISBN/ISSN: 9780409353136
Release Date: November 09, 2020
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Cybercrime: Legislation, Cases and Commentary provides a comprehensive analysis of cybercrime legislation and case law in Australian jurisdictions. Since the publication of the first edition, there have been significant developments in legislation, cases and policies directed at cybercrime. More generally, there have been new developments in the regimes governing law enforcement access to data, telecommunications and internet service provider obligations, and key institutions dealing with cyber security and data protection.

Cybercrime: Legislation, Cases and Commentary is an essential resource for law enforcement and legal practitioners, as well as students.


• Updated developments in legislation, cases and policies directed at cybercrime.
• Cases selected to illustrate the legal issues that arise, and to provide examples of how cybercrime laws operate in practice.
• Internationally recognized author.

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Table of contents

  • Part 1 Introduction

  • Ch 1. What is Cybercrime?

  • Part 2 Unauthorised Access, Modification And Impairment

  • Ch 2. Unauthorised Access

  • Ch 3. Unauthorised Modification

  • Ch 4. Unauthorised Impairment

  • Part 3 Online Financial and Property Crimes

  • Ch 5. Online Fraud and Forgery

  • Ch 6. Identity Crimes and Card Skimming

  • Ch 7. Online Copyright Crimes

  • Part 4 Online Child Exploitation and Other Privacy Crimes

  • Ch 8. Child Abuse Material

  • Ch 9. Online Child Grooming

  • Ch 10. Cyberstalking, Online Harassment And Voyeurism

  • Part 5 Investigation, Prosecution and Judicial Issues

  • Ch 11. Investigating Cybercrime

  • Ch 12. Prosecuting and Sentencing Cyber Criminals