The essence and classification of cybercrime in the field of computer information

Keywords: crimes in the field of computer information, information crimes, cybercrime, crimes in the field of payment systems, computer crimes, COVID-19.

Abstract

Cimes in the field of computer information have become pressing issue in society today. Its relevance is evidenced by news from around the world, criminal statistics, problematic issues in the science of criminal law, as well as problems in criminal proceedings. All this is due to the fact that as a phenomenon, crimes in the field of computer information belong to the very specific category that is constantly evolves technological progress.

The purpose of the article is to study the phenomenon of crimes in the field of computer information, to define the concept of crimes in the field of computer information and types of these crimes, to provide general characteristics of crimes in the field of computer information, as well as to identify their classification.

Various methods of scientific knowledge were used as a methodological basis for writing this article. In particular, comparison methods, analogies and generalization methods were used.

In our time, cybercrime has spiraled out of the control of one state's law enforcement agencies and has become a significant interstate and transnational problem.

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Author Biographies

Mykhailo Dumchikov, Sumy State University, Ukraine.

Senior lecture. Department of Criminal Legal Disciplines and Procedure, Sumy State University, Ukraine.

Andrii Fomenko, Dnipropetrovsk State University of Internal Affairs, Ukraine

Candidate of Juridical Sciences, Rector, Dnipropetrovsk State University of Internal Affairs, Ukraine

Oleksandr Yunin, Dnipropetrovsk State University of Internal Affairs, Ukraine.

Docror of Juridical Sciences, Vice Rector, Dnipropetrovsk State University of Internal Affairs, Ukraine.

Volodymyr Pakhomov, Sumy State University, Ukraine.

Doctor of Juridical Sciences, Professor, Department of Administrative, Economic Law and Financial and Economic Security, Sumy State University, Ukraine.

Yuliia Kabenok, Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics, Ukraine.

Ph.D in Law, Associate Professor, Associate Professor of the Department of International, Civil and Commercial Law Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics, Ukraine.

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Published
2022-04-20
How to Cite
Dumchikov, M., Fomenko, A., Yunin, O., Pakhomov, V., & Kabenok, Y. (2022). The essence and classification of cybercrime in the field of computer information. Amazonia Investiga, 11(51), 291-299. https://doi.org/10.34069/AI/2022.51.03.29
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