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Faith and online fraud

In the past few years there have been growing fears of a crisis in online security and fraud.

Techno-philiacs Pete Nicholas
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As more and more of our banking, shopping and information moves online so the demands on digital security increase. In 2016 the FBI described the losses due to cyber crime as ‘staggering’, with over $1billion in that year alone. One in five people (and rising) are victims of online fraud and about half never get their money back, with the average loss being £800.