E-crime is a national concern

Wednesday, 4 April 2007, 4:22 PM EST

For banks to become the first point of contact for customers who are victims of online fraud makes sense.

The old, round-the-houses reporting process was unnecessary, ineffectual and only added to the confusion surrounding electronic crime. Last week’s change simplifies the process and makes official that which is already common practice.

At vnunet.

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