Business scams on the rise, ISME says

More than two-thirds of businesses have been the target of a scam in the past year, a survey by the small business organisation ISME has shown.

19th August, 2014
ISME has said that enterprise fraud is becoming “increasingly sophisticated”

More than two-thirds of businesses have been the target of a scam in the past year, a survey by the small business organisation ISME has shown.

Spamming is still the most common form of intrusion (86 per cent), with ‘phishing’ scams (62 per cent) and virus infections (58 per cent) not far behind.

ISME has warned businesses to be extra vigilant as reports of business scams to their helpline have increased dramatically in just the past...

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