Don't be Fooled

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Who this event is for

  • Everyone


JHB Forum, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus


Don’t be fooled, do you know the difference between Phishing and Smishing, what is a money mule and is there such a thing as easy money.

There were an estimated 3.6 million cases of fraud and two million computer misuse offences in a year, according to an official survey last year. Fraud & cybercrime cost the UK nearly £11bn in past year.

75 per cent rise in the misuse of bank accounts by 18 to 24 year olds.

Crime has changed with fraud is now the most commonly experienced offence.

Two opportunities to come and speak with real experts in the field from Thames Valley Police Economic Crime Department and Santander Bank as well as our own IT information Team.

Learn how to avoid becoming the victim of the many different types of cybercrime and scams.

Some interesting and unusual giveaways will also be available during the events.