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Greater London remains capital of identity theft
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Lack of familiar payment methods on a global scale leads to loss in sales
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604 million wearers of biometric technology globally by 2019
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Four jailed for counterfeit tobacco and two absconders face deportation
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SFO has opened a criminal investigation into accounting practices at Tesco plc
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Mobile Software uses world’s largest device behaviour database to determine integrity of transactions
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Hefty penalties for South African online traders who fail to protect customer data
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7.2 million cigarettes seized by HMRC last week
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New tag design set to transform face of Electronic Article Surveillance
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Backoff malware reported to have infected over 1,000 businesses
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Over 110 million items of data bought and sold by criminals this year

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identity-theft1-579x385 Young renters most likely to fall prey to identity fraud - Greater London remains capital of identity theft
Buy Key Overseas retailers alienate a generation of e-buyers at the checkout - Lack of familiar payment methods on a global scale leads to loss in sales
international-globe (570x428) Wearable devices to drive consumer biometric adoption - 604 million wearers of biometric technology globally by 2019
Funding-for-Lawsuits-Gavel (570x380) Southampton tobacco counterfeit gang jailed for total of 11 years - Four jailed for counterfeit tobacco and two absconders face deportation
tesco Tesco formally under investigation by Serious Fraud Office - SFO has opened a criminal investigation into accounting practices at Tesco plc
smartphones1 (570x320) New solution launched to prevent fraudulent mobile transactions - Mobile Software uses world’s largest device behaviour database to determine integrity of transactions
stealing-data (570x380) South Africa introduces Protection of Personal Information act - Hefty penalties for South African online traders who fail to protect customer data
tabacco Three men arrested in £2.2 million cigarette seizure - 7.2 million cigarettes seized by HMRC last week
the-concept-tag Major retailer puts its weight behind new tagging system - New tag design set to transform face of Electronic Article Surveillance
data (570x231) 57% increase in Backoff Malware - Backoff malware reported to have infected over 1,000 businesses
data Illegal online trade in personal information soars to record highs - Over 110 million items of data bought and sold by criminals this year
dubai2 2020: a vision for Dubai - The Mall of the World - where high-end retail grows, so does crime
tesco Tesco Chairman to stand down as accounting black hole deepens - Tesco's accounting issues go back several years
Mobile-Payments (400x270) (400x270) £2.5 billion forecasted loss during festive season for mcommerce - Retail losses could equate to 27% total mobile revenues over Xmas
handshake (570x356) Initiative could save millions in fight against business crime - Collaborative approach dramatically cuts cost of business crime
bitcoins2 (570x380) Bitnet Technologies raises US $14.5 Million in Series A funding - Funding deal closed to grow digital commerce platform that accepts bitcoin

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