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Category: Fraud

Email Security: Do people get fooled by these emails? #phishing #scam

Landing in my inbox today is an email from the FBI, yes an actual email from the FBI (or so it would have me believe)! From Special Agent TIMOTHY GALLAGHER on behalf of the FBI Director COMEY (who is the

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Online Security: The 12 Online Frauds of Christmas

The City of London Police is committed to preventing, detecting and disrupting fraudulent activities throughout the UK. Working with the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB), Get Safe Online and Action Fraud, they have created the twelve online frauds of Christmas

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Information Security: Tips for protecting your computer in 2013

The threat on your personal computer is becoming increasingly serious, so here’s some tips on how to better protect you and your family in the new year More than 12 million people in the UK alone were affected by online

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Are Multi Functional Devices (MFD’s) a Security Risk?

Has this advanced technology lead to even more security risks? I was recently asked about how to dispose of one of these devices and subesequently found  (with a little help from my friends) that it contained a 40gb hard disk drive

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Personnel Security: 2 Day Internet Investigations/Open Source Intelligence Course

I have spent the last two days on an Internet Investigation course (aka Internet Intelligence or Open Source Intelligence) and I must say its one of the best courses I have attended! I consider myself to have a fairly high

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Personnel Security/Social Engineering: Amazing mind reader reveals his ‘gift’

This video delivers a very clear message…….

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“Who Polices The Fraud And Security Managers?” UKFraud SIG Identifies The Measures That Need To Be In Place

Press Release via UK Fraud SIG on 9th September 2012 Following the recent high profile cases of senior fraud and online security managers being caught up with fraudulent activity, UKFraud’s Special Interest Group (SIG) for Corporate Fraud Prevention has drawn up

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Guest Post: Fraud and Security Risk Management – A Necessary Evil?

This has article has been kindly provided by AKD Services who provide an innovative approach to fraud and security risk management. Many organisations see fraud and security risk management as a necessary evil and as a “add on”, resource-expensive activity.

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Surely this isn’t Fraud? I must be just that lucky….

I was hoping to be one of the 100 euro lottery winners this Friday but it appears that I am so lucky I’ve just received a WINNING NOTIFICATION from the INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY ORGANISATIONS. How good is that CONGRATULATIONS to me!!! 

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Slough Named ID Fraud Capital of the UK

Slough has overtaken London to become the identity fraud capital of the UK according to figures released today by Experian. The Berkshire town recorded 25 identity fraud attempts for every 10,000 households, with residents targeted at around four times the

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