Even politicians seem to have realized that Action Fraud, the UK’s National Cyber Crime and Fraud Reporting Centre, was not fit for purpose.
UK newspapers said SIM swaps were up 400% since 2015. Dig into police data and you realize how little truth supports that claim.
A hardened 19 year old cybercriminal was only caught because the police searched his computer for sexual images.
When it comes to digital network crime, what matters is the amount of money, not the size of the headlines.
The Risk & Assurance Group has been busy encouraging the prevention of fraud. Two prominent British anti-fraud organizations were invited to reach out to members.