We all see and are familiar with the trend towards fraudulent activities in online business. Actually, it has been more than a trend for a long time. It is a business, an illegal business of organisations that are similar in structure and organisation to a well-run company. The leaders in these businesses manage digital identity theft, misuse of personal data, purchasing and reselling of goods,...
I’ve spent the last five years working in different positions focused on fraud prevention. I’ve become what you would probably call a “fraud prevention addict”.
Knowing the different aspects, patterns, measures and risks of online behavior, I’ve felt quite comfortable with my digital life - until recently. I had never fallen victim until 2017 came along. Here’s what happened: