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Coles and Woolworths gift card scams resurface: Why Christmas is prime-time for scammers

Coles and Woolworths gift card scams resurface: Why Christmas is prime-time for scammers EMMA KOEHN / Tuesday, November 14, 2017 The end-of-year rush is prime time for shoppers to fall for the promise of free things, says one behavioural economics expert who … Continue reading

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The difference between cybersecurity and cybercrime, and why it matters

The difference between cybersecurity and cybercrime, and why it matters   Confidence scams carried out online are still rampant. R. Stevens/CREST Research, CC BY-NC-SA   Roderick S. Graham, Old Dominion University A Texas woman in her 50s, let’s call her … Continue reading

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Four things Aussie entrepreneurs wish they’d known before hiring their first employee

Four things Aussie entrepreneurs wish they’d known before hiring their first employee Emma Koehn / Friday, September 22, 2017 Just for Pets chief executive Karen Justice. Source: Supplied “I choose a lazy person to do a hard job, because a … Continue reading

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Protect your business from fraud

Protect your business from fraud Caltex / Friday, August 4, 2017 With yet another devastating cyber attack making headlines recently, managing security is top-of-mind for many business owners – and it’s not just about computer security. With the Australian Cyber … Continue reading

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Queensland Police shut down three more “fake trader” barbecue websites

Queensland Police shut down three more “fake trader” barbecue websites: How to keep customers’ trust amid scam concerns Emma Koehn / Wednesday, September 13, 2017 Queensland’s financial and cyber crimes group has shut down three more “fake trader” websites advertising … Continue reading

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