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Rising Cyber Crime Wave: Doubts Over Law Enforcement Capabilities

Corporations and governments are experiencing and reporting cybercrime at greater rates, according to a survey by PwC consulting. Respondents expressed doubts about the ability of law enforcement to investigate and prosecute economic crime.

The PwC survey found 54 percent of U.S. companies experienced cyber crime in the past two years, far higher than the 32 percent global reported rate, according to Didier Lavion, a principal at PwC. Continue reading Rising Cyber Crime Wave: Doubts Over Law Enforcement Capabilities

Victoria Police Won’t Cop Ashley Madison Strife

Victorian police who used their work email addresses to access online dating site Ashley Madison won’t face disciplinary action. Ashley Madison is not an ordinary dating site as it markets itself as a site for cheaters. Earlier this week, hackers stole the details of the site’s users, including names, email addresses, credit cards and other very sensitive information.

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