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Solution for Cybercrime, Cybersecurity and the Future of the Internet

The Challenge

In the past decade, advances in communications technologies and the “informatization” of society have converged as never before in human history. This has given rise to the industrialization of ...

In the past decade, advances in communications technologies and the “informatization” of society have converged as never before in human history. This has given rise to the industrialization of a type of crime where the commodity—personal information—moves far too quickly for conventional law enforcement methods to keep pace.

Intensify research into cyber attackers’ psychological and developmental profiles, motives and behavior—and develop efficient identification and rehabilitation mechanisms based on the related research results.

To tackle cybercrime as efficiently as possible, more research needs to be carried out into cyber attackers’ development process, motives and attacking behavior. Based on the research results, better identification mechanisms can be developed to enable educational institutions and criminal investigation bureaus to identify potential attackers as early as possible.

Early identification may make it easier to redirect potential cyber attackers’ attention to other more socially acceptable activities. In addition to identification mechanisms, rehabilitation mechanisms should also be improved to help incumbent attackers use their skills in a more socially advantageous way.

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    Establish an efficient online self-reporting system for cybercrime victims to enable widespread gathering and analysis of cybercrime statistics.

    Establish an efficient online self-reporting system for cybercrime victims to enable widespread gathering and analysis of cybercrime statistics.

    Establish an efficient online self-reporting system for cybercrime victims to enable widespread gathering and analysis of cybercrime statistics.

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    Create an international treaty to promote global cooperation on the detection, investigation and prosecution of cybercrime.

    Create an international treaty to promote global cooperation on the detection, investigation and prosecution of cybercrime.

    Create an international treaty to promote global cooperation on the detection, investigation and prosecution of cybercrime.

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    To tackle cybercrime effectively, establish multidimensional public-private collaborations between law enforcement agencies, the information technology industry, information security organizations, internet companies and financial institutions.

    To tackle cybercrime effectively, establish multidimensional public-private collaborations between law enforcement agencies, the information technology industry, information security organizations, in ...

    To tackle cybercrime effectively, establish multidimensional public-private collaborations between law enforcement agencies, the information technology industry, information security organizations, internet companies and financial institutions.

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    Improve public education systems for all potential internet users about the threat of cybercrime, and teach them ways of detecting potential cyber attackers and protecting themselves.

    Improve public education systems for all potential internet users about the threat of cybercrime, and teach them ways of detecting potential cyber attackers and protecting themselves.

    Improve public education systems for all potential internet users about the threat of cybercrime, and teach them ways of detecting potential cyber attackers and protecting themselves.

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    To foster incentives for the development of products less likely to be attacked, initiate producer liability of software and other internet applications.

    To foster incentives for the development of products less likely to be attacked, initiate producer liability of software and other internet applications.

    To foster incentives for the development of products less likely to be attacked, initiate producer liability of software and other internet applications.

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    Establish virtual taskforces to promote better international coordination between interregional law enforcement and governmental cybersecurity agencies.

    Establish virtual taskforces to promote better international coordination between interregional law enforcement and governmental cybersecurity agencies.

    Establish virtual taskforces to promote better international coordination between interregional law enforcement and governmental cybersecurity agencies.

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