oCyber stalking (section 509 IPC)
oSale of illegal articles-narcotics, weapons, wildlife
oIntellectual Property crimes- software piracy, copyright infringement, trademarks violations, theft of computer source code
oCredit card frauds
E-Mail bombing:Email bombing refers to sending a large amount of e-mails to the victim resulting in interruption in the victims’ e-mail account or mail servers.
Data diddling:This kind of an attack involves altering the raw data just before it is processed by a computer and then changing it back after the processing is completed.
Salami attacks:Those attacks are used for the commission of financial crimes. The key here is to make the alteration so insignificant that in a single case it would go completely unnoticed e.g. A bank employee inserts a program into bank’s servers, that deducts a small amount from the account of every customer
Denial of Service: This involves flooding computer resources with more requests than it can handle. This causes the resources to crash thereby denying authorized users the service offered by the resources.
Data diddling: changing data prior or during input into a computer