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MELAKA: The Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry is facing a shortage of enforcement officers, especially those with expertise in cybercrime, says its Deputy Minister Datuk Rosol Wahid.
Hong Kong police intercept HK$6.3bil scammed from victims of phone and Internet swindles over three years
Con artists targeting romance seekers, companies sourcing surgical masks and those eligible for government’s HK$10,000 handout. Anti-Deception Coordination Centre has already frozen HK$1.88bil of swindled money in the first half of this year.
BEIJING (Xinhua): China launched a crackdown on cybercrime as it has seen a rapid spread of online fraud, rumourmongering and infringements of individual privacy, among other offences.
Fraud cases tracked by the platform soared 47% year on year to 3,243 from Jan 24 to March 13, when the outbreak wreaked havoc on China. The biggest group of victims were young online game players, who reported 550 cases.
THE Penang police have appointed 837 liaison officers in schools statewide to prevent crime.
Cybercrime in the US cost its victims at least US$1.4bil (RM5.59bil) in 2017, according to a report released this week by the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Centre (IC3).
It pays to be very sceptical of parties that request, or offer, personal data, including condo security guards.