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CYBER SMART: What is the fastest growing area of crime?

Written by Jordan True

October 21st, 2016

Answer: Cyber Crime

Did you know that cyber crime is up 20% from 2014? Andrew Gorgdon, PwC’s global and UK forensics leader commented on the recent incline stating, “While the prevalence of traditional fraud – such as asset misappropriation – has fallen since 2014, there has been a huge rise in organisations reporting cyber crime, with technology driving almost every other area of economic crime,” said Andrew Gordon, PwC’s global and UK forensics leader. Read the full report and finding on Computer Weekly. 

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