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NCSC publishes new report on criminal online activity

Report outlines how cyber criminals are organised, their methods, and how their activities are monetised.

Very few people are aware of the extent of the online criminal ecosystem that supports and enables cyber attacks. A new report from the NCSC ('Cyber crime: understanding the online business model') describes how Organised Criminal Groups (OCGs) share similar techniques and services, and communicate with each other over the ‘dark web’ where they can collaborate and advertise new services, tools and techniques.


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