eCrime 2005 - Next Week
Heads down for next week's eCrime Congress in London and nursing a heavy cold, I may yet have to have to be the voice of a KGB General, for his speech to the Congress. We are now expecting around 500 delegates and the programme is now fixed in concrete at www.e-crimecongress.org.
Microsoft I see a 'safer ID' system and it's CSO, Scot Charney will be along on theTuesday afternoon. Microsoft says its Windows program, "info cards", will help people manage their IDs for safer online transactions. ID fraud is one of the UK's fastest-growing crimes, with criminals netting an estimated £1.3bn last year. [via BBC News ]