Cybercrime | Inside the Issues 6.2

January 20, 2016

Cybercrime | Inside the Issues 6.2

In episode two of season six, CIGI Research Fellow Eric Jardine joins CIGI Senior Fellow and co-host David Welch for a discussion on cybercrime. Jardine discusses the cybercrime continuum. At one end of the continuum, internet infrastructure is used to launch online attacks; at the other end, users increasingly conduct illegal activity in the online forums and marketplaces of the dark web. While discussing the significant social costs of cybercrime, Jardine also notes that the technology that gives rise to the dark web is dual use, providing dissidents in repressive regimes with a tool to circumvent censorship and exercise their right to free expression.

Join co-hosts David Welch and Andrew Thompson for the sixth season of Inside the Issues — a podcast series — as they share timely and candid discussions with global governance experts on issues related to the core areas of CIGI expertise: Global Economy, Global Security & Politics and International Law.
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