organized crime

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MEPs believe that employing a common method for seizing criminal organisations assets in the EU would be a deterrent to criminals.
Businesses need to not only defend against cyber-attacks, but also disrupt the criminal organisations that launch those attacks.
There must be several causes, including the availability of firearms, rise in organised drug moneyfunded criminal organisations and, MPs have suggested, police cuts.
Under the legislation, which names gangs such as the Bandidos, Hells Angels, Rebels and the Finks as criminal organisations, members face an additional 15 years to any prison term while authorities will have the power to destroy motorcycles.
In the "phishing" scams, criminal organisations send emails purporting to be from a bank requesting customers to log in with all their details including passwords, security codes and mobile numbers.