SCARS™ Research:  Socio-Economic Theory of Nigerian Cybercriminals

SCARS™ Research:  Socio-Economic Theory of Nigerian Cybercriminals This paper sets out with the aim of developing and improving upon existing taxonomies used in cybercrime scholarship. [lwptoc] 1. Introduction Listed in prevalence of cybercrime perpetrators, Nigeria, the UK and the USA (in ascending order of significance) are on top of the ‘league table’ (ICCC, 2006, ICCC, 2008, ICCC, 2009, ICCC, 2010). Considering Nigeria as an exemplary social context – representing the Sub-Saharan world region - this article will emphasize the [...]