hijacking

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Synonyms for hijacking

robbery of a traveller or vehicle in transit or seizing control of a vehicle by the use of force

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'However, these channels may also be hijacked and manipulated to the detriment of vulnerable consumers as can be demonstrated by a rise in e-fraud activities and cybercrimes,'' he said.
The increase in fraud volume and value has been linked to the rising cases of e-fraud, as customers embraced cashless banking.
This paper proposes a CS-based digital forensic investigation for some abstractive abstractive e-fraud environment by visualizing and analyzing data of mobile communication devices using Formal context and Galois lattices, a data analysis technique based on Lattice Theory Propositional Calculus.
He is now charged with committing e-fraud, abusing public service and embezzling public money.
$ 1 trillion - Annual cost of online fraud to global business 26% - Percentage of FSB survey respondents who said e-fraud made them wary of online tradingWe're always responding to yesterday's fraud, rather than tomorrow's Fred Hutchinson, above, programme director at Teessid University's Centre for Fraud and Financial Crim Picture by PETER REIMAN de me NN
And The 3V e-Fraud Barometer shows that recent IMRG figures suggest annual online sales could surge to pounds 78bn over the next three years, meaning by 2010 cyber fraud could cost retailers pounds 1.5bn per annum.
have announced an agreement that will make it easier than ever for financial services providers and retailers to issue and accept payment cards embedded with one-time-password (OTP) authentication to protect their online transactions from e-fraud.
With estimates as to the cost of card fraud in the EU flying above 1 billion, the European Commission is ever more aware of the need for a European response to the threat posed by online identity theft and e-fraud. Justice Commissioner Franco Frattini, addressing the conference on 21 November, called for "increasing awareness" amongst politicians.
They also stop viruses, spam, phishing and a host of other e-fraud. Best of all, implementing an archiving solution tool can be one of the easiest initiatives for an organization to implement.
The mission of the Internet Fraud Complaint Center (IFCC) is to "address fraud committed over the Internet." Directions for filing a complaint are available at this site, as well as press releases involving FBI and National White Collar Crime Center involvement in e-fraud prevention.