Chapter 3

Drivers and Motives

Information in this chapter:

ent Technology Advancements and Their Effect on Crime

ent Motives for Committing Cybercrime

ent Opportunistic Cybercrime Cost Model

Introduction

This chapter dives into the various dynamics that drive and motivate individuals to lead a life of cybercrime, along with the cost to organizations defending and protecting critical information. The primary objective of cybercriminals today is to obtain control, ...

Get Blackhatonomics now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.