Phishing Attacks: Legal Regulation in the USA
Shestak, V.A. & Pavlyukova, E.V. (2020). Phishing attacks: legal regulation in the USA. Technology of the XXI century in jurisprudence: Materials of The Second International Scientific-Practical Conference (22 May 2020). Yekaterinburg: Ural State Law University.
7 Pages Posted: 23 Jun 2020
Date Written: May 22, 2020
Abstract: the article examines the nature of such an offence as phishing. The article considers the history of phishing and possible variants of its manifestation. In the article author analyzes one of the most developed legislation on phishing in the world – the US legislation. The authors come to the conclusion that only the global organization of the fight against phishing will allow to defeat this illegal phenomenon.
Keywords: Criminal Liability, Information and Communications Technology, Phishing, USA, Personal Data, Privacy, Crime
JEL Classification: K14
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