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Be Cautious of Caller ID: Top Tips to  Prevent This New Form of Fraud
Be Cautious of Caller ID: Top Tips to Prevent This New Form of Fraud
In the era of evolving technology, fraudsters have also unfortunately joined in the race to ‘go digital’ by updating their devious methods for theft. More specifically, a new form of fraud allows scammers to fool mobile phone users into thinking an incoming call is coming from their bank via a false caller ID. When mobile phone users answer the call, they are tricked into thinking they...

Don't Be the Next Victim of this Rising Crime: Tips to Fight Fraud
Don't Be the Next Victim of this Rising Crime: Tips to Fight Fraud
Regardless of industry and business size, fraud is a serious and costly concern that can wreak havoc within your organisation. Indeed, recent research from Experian UK found that the annual cost of fraud is on the rise, totalling £190 billion in the past 12 months. In the current era of rapidly evolving technology and increased risk of cyber-attacks, organisations are exposed to fraud now more...

These Two Cyber-attacks Are on the  Rise - Here's How to Protect Yourself
These Two Cyber-attacks Are on the Rise - Here's How to Protect Yourself
Although clicking on and responding to emails in the workplace is a common practice, recent research revealed it’s also a top cyber-security concern. Indeed, among the methods cyber-criminals use to attack organisations, social engineering scams and ransomware are on the rise. 

Social engineering scams, such as email attacks and phishing scams, accounted for over 25 per cent of cyber-incidents...

Crime and Fraud Exposure Test
Crime and Fraud Exposure Test
Following the article we wrote on typical types of Crime, and How to Protect Your Business with Crime Cover, which you can read here, we have also put together an interactive test that helps determine your company's level of exposure to a costly incident of internal or external crime or fraud.

Crime Exposure Test:
FreeEasy to use Built in an Excel spreadsheet formatCan...

Protect Your Business with Crime Cover
Protect Your Business with Crime Cover

You may think that your employees would never steal from you or that your business would never be the victim of theft, but the harsh reality is that nearly every business is eventually victimised by fraud or theft. 

Thieves (including your employees) do not need direct access to cash to steal from you—merchandise, supplies and securities are all vulnerable. Criminals...

Combatting CEO Fraud Email Scams
Combatting CEO Fraud Email Scams
Fraud and cyber crime—which includes any criminal act dealing with computers and networks—are the most common criminal offences in the United Kingdom, according to the most recent data from the Office for National Statistics. In fact, in 2015, approximately 8,000 people and companies each month reported being the target of a phishing scam, which involves fraudsters accessing valuable personal...