computer crime

  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

First recorded in 1970–75

Other words from computer crime

  • computer criminal, noun

Words Nearby computer crime Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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