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cy·ber·crime

 (sī′bər-krīm′)
n.
1. Crime committed by means of a computer network.
2. An instance of such crime.

cybercrime

(ˈsaɪbəˌkraɪm)
n
1. (Law) the illegal use of computers and the internet
2. (Computer Science) the illegal use of computers and the internet
3. (Law) crime committed by means of computers or the internet
4. (Computer Science) crime committed by means of computers or the internet
ˌcyberˈcriminal n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cybercrime - crime committed using a computer and the internet to steal a person's identity or sell contraband or stalk victims or disrupt operations with malevolent programs
crime, criminal offence, criminal offense, law-breaking, offense, offence - (criminal law) an act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act; "a long record of crimes"
Translations
internetový zločin
it-kriminalitet
tietoverkkorikollisuus
zločini u cyber spaceu
サイバー犯罪
사이버 범죄
cyberbrott
อาชญากรรมที่เกิดขึ้นบนอินเตอร์เน็ต
tội phạm mạng

cybercrime

[ˈsaɪbərkraɪm] ncybercrime f

cybercrime

جَرَائِمُ الِانْتَرْنَت internetový zločin it-kriminalitet Internetkriminalität ηλεκτρονικό έγκλημα ciberdelincuencia tietoverkkorikollisuus cybercriminalité zločini u cyber spaceu crimine informatico サイバー犯罪 사이버 범죄 cybermisdaad nettkriminalitet przestępstwo komputerowe cibercrime, criminalidade informática киберпреступность cyberbrott อาชญากรรมที่เกิดขึ้นบนอินเตอร์เน็ต internet suçu tội phạm mạng 网络犯罪
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