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Mass-Marketing Fraud: A Growing Concern

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posted on 2015-10-28, 13:45 authored by Monica T. Whitty
Mass-marketing fraud is a growing international problem. Victims of this crime often experience a double hit, losing money as well as being psychologically affected. Understanding how criminals exploit online communication to develop trust and persuade individuals to give up their money is key to future work on the development of prevention programs.

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IEEE Security and Privacy, 2015, 13 (4), pp. 84-87

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/Organisation/COLLEGE OF SOCIAL SCIENCES, ARTS AND HUMANITIES/Department of Media and Communication

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  • AM (Accepted Manuscript)

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IEEE Security and Privacy

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Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.

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1540-7993

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1558-4046

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2015

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2015-10-28

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http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?arnumber=7180222

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Deposited with reference to the publisher’s archiving policy available on the SHERPA/RoMEO website.

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en

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