FIRE News: ONS Report shows fraud and computer misuse as prevalent issue

January 26, 2018 — ONS Report shows fraud and computer misuse as prevalent issue

Don Duncan, Director at NuData, comments on a report issued yesterday by FIRE News disclosing the details of the newest Office for National Statistics report and the increasing likelihood of fraud and computer misuse.

According to these latest figures, fraud accounted for 4.7 million incidents in England and Wales by the end of September 2017, and 3.2 million of those were related to bank and credit account fraud. Unless the UK would like to see these rates climb ever higher, and the damage inflicted on the public continue to grow, institutions, governments, and private companies must take these threats as seriously as other forms of crime.

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