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  • UK's Cyber Cops Get £63 Million Funding Boost - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    UK's Cyber Cops Get £63 Million Funding Boost

    The U.K.’s Home Office is allocating £63 million — more than $101 million — to fight the growing threat from hackers and other cyber dangers. Theresa May, a member of the Parliament, said the funds, spread over four years, will come from the £650 million designated in October to strengthen Britain’s cybersecurity, The Telegraph reported. […] More

  • Cyber Scammers Beware, the British are Coming - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cyber Scammers Beware, the British are Coming

    The British government has launched a counter cyber scam team and plans to invest 4.3 million pounds within the next three years to combat cyber scams. Online scams, usually initiated via email, currently hit 3 million victims in the UK per year for a total loss of 3.5 billion pounds, according to an article on […] More

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    Security Agencies Seek to Read Criminals' Poker Face

    Money laundering is an art used by arms dealers, drug dealers and other criminals. It takes “dirty money” (obtained through illegal means) and “cleans” it, making it appear to be legitimately earned. In the past, coin-operated businesses (like laundromats) were used. Now criminals have moved into cyberspace, using online gambling websites. Security agencies such as […] More

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