computer crime


noun
  1. unauthorized use of a computer for personal gain, as in the illegal transfer of funds or to alter the data or property of others.

Origin of computer crime

1
First recorded in 1970–75

Other words from computer crime

  • computer criminal, noun

Words Nearby computer crime

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