Victims of internet piracy

Internet crime came closer to home today with the kidnapping of one of the Timico NetOps  team’s key players, the Pirate Duck.  Criminal sophistication has reached new heights with this case.  The gang responsible for the crime has set up a web page, www.wheresmyduck.com,  so that distraught owner, engineer Ian P. Christian, can reassure himself that his duck is as […]

Online identity theft cost USA $48Bn in 2008

I was amazed to read in a press release by Anti Virus firm AVG that online identity theft lead to $48Bn worth of fraud in 2008 in the USA alone. This was part of a press release issued by the company today regarding its new Identity Protection product. You can read the press release yourself but this […]