The Cyber Crime and Incident Response course investigates serious topics in cyber crime as well as the legal protocol involved. Students will survey the protection of information from unauthorized disclosure and methods of responding to adverse incidents and criminal threats. This course reveals the inner workings and strategy behind hazards such as computer and network intrusion, ransomware, industrial espionage, cyber terrorism, social engineering, fraud, and emerging threats. Students will navigate the legal complexities in incident response from the local to the international level. They will also distinguish the information stakeholders in the corporate sector from executive leadership and public relations to legal representatives and law enforcement.