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July 2014

Two fraudsters jailed for Apple phishing scam

18th July 2014

Two people have been jailed for a total of 14 years for their part in a phishing scam to steal more than £15,000, which was then used to bring foreign national offenders into the UK to commit crime.

Alert: New type of malware called “Cryptowall”

14th July 2014

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau has received the first reports from victims of a new type of malware, known as “Cryptowall”. This is similar to older malware which can encrypt all files on infected machines.