Identity Management

United Kingdom Modern 419 Scam

Modern online romance scams are premeditated, organised crimes that steal millions potentially billions of dollars from vulnerable, lonely people over the internet.

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Casanova Conman Social Engineering

Hamish McLaren may be Australia’s greatest ever conman he stole women’s hearts and then their life savings, and stashed $70 million away somewhere in the world. So who the hell is Hamish and how did they bring him down?

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Security Magazine

Security magazine provides security industry news and trends on video surveillance, cyber security, physical security, security guards, access management and more for security executives and the security industry.

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Jamtara’s Credit Card Scammers

Jamtara has been the centre for credit card scams in India. In just 2019, 107 phishing scammers were arrested from Jamtara for stealing from unsuspecting victims.
Here’s the fascinating (true!) story of the brewing cyber crime from the people of Jamtara themselves.

Catch the con artists pulling-off phishing scams in the crime-thriller Jamtara, now streaming on Netflix.

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Identity Theft

It starts with what sounds like a promising phone call: For a one-time fee, you can lower the interest rate on your credit card. But the person on the other end of the line isn’t with your bank or credit card company — and what that person is really after is your identity.

We obtain a database of names of people who have had their identities stolen through this scam, and inform them about the breach. And we talk to experts and a former fraudster who tell us how you can protect your personal information, including testing whether Equifax and TransUnion are doing enough to protect you.

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