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Fraudsters exploiting council tax rebate scheme
More than £50 million lost to remote access tool scams last year
Over 90% of Commonwealth citizens are unaware email passwords are a top target for criminals

March 10th 2022 Get Safe Online research reveals high level of global anxiety around cybercrime Survey of over 5,000 people finds that the public are split on WhatsApp’s safety Only 3% of respondents said they never thought about online scams and cybercrime More than nine in ten adults (93%) across 22 Commonwealth nations are unaware […]

Ukraine crisis: warning about fake charity appeals
Nearly 40% of people looking for love online were asked for money
Get Safe Online webinar on children’s gaming for Safer Internet Day
Victims’ Commissioner launches new survey of victims of online harms
East Sussex Council launches new online safety initiative with Get Safe Online

East Sussex Council today, 11 January 2022, announces the launch of an exciting new partnership with Get Safe Online to help residents across the county improve their online safety. Working in partnership with Get Safe Online, this new campaign will consist of regular online safety messages being cascaded across networks and communities in the region, […]

DBS continues work with JobsAware to raise awareness of seasonal job scams
New report maps out victims of fraud