The cyber-security body, part of the GCHQ intelligence agency, says such attacks can have a "devastating impact" and take weeks or months to put right.
In fact, we recently observed a 667% spike in coronavirus-related spear-phishing attacks from February compared to March, during the start of the UK’s lockdown.
They are privy to personally identifiable information (PII), such as social security numbers, bank accounts, passwords, documents and more.
“There is an increased willingness to perceive compliance and fraud as a common financial crime risk—a fraudster is more likely to launder money, and vice versa,”
The most fundamental implication for direct marketing, broadly speaking, is that while the CPA provides rights and remedies for consumers which allows them to “opt-out” of direct marketing
We focus on four aspects: regulatory dynamics, law enforcement dynamics, industry dynamics and international dynamics.