Licence to Steal Identities….

Licence to Steal Identities….

My daughter is applying for her first driving licence. This is quite emotional for me for two reasons; firstly, it seems like only yesterday I was picking her up from nursery and secondly because the Driving Licence Application Form states that a Birth Certificate is no longer accepted as sole proof of identity. That’s because of me…

ALERT: Bitcoin Extortion

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The following alert is available as a PDF for dissemination and distribution to your organisation and also externally as you see fit. Source: Operation FALCON, London Metropolitan Police Date: 01/03/2016 Classification: NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED Bitcoin Extortion Within the past 24 hours a number of businesses throughout the UK have received extortion demands from a group calling themselves ‘RepKiller … Read more…

P!ss Poor Phish

P!ss Poor Phish

So, today I checked my mail and found the usual selection of spam and phishing emails. Although most get caught by filters from my ISP or via installed internet security there are always a few that slip the net. There was one such case that caught my eye and, although I knew it was a … Read more…

Flawed Statistics Hamper Fight on Fraud

Flawed Statistics Hamper Fight on Fraud

Flawed statistics hamper fight on fraud, says Fraud Advisory Panel Independent fraud watchdog, the Fraud Advisory Panel, calls for a review of official statistics to improve fraud-fighting efforts. Coinciding with the publication of its annual review, the Fraud Advisory Panel wants the government to review the method used to collect official fraud statistics, and warns … Read more…

e-learning is Coming Soon to #TheFraudTube…

e-learning is Coming Soon to #TheFraudTube…

We will shortly be making available a range of e-learning modules on a range of topics from fraud prevention basics, information security, cybersecurity, payments security and PCI-DSS. Join our mailing list and we will notify you when we launch our e-learning modules. As a thank you we for subscribing we will also provide you with … Read more…