Monthly Archives: February 2018

RKN Global on iTunes Gift Card Scams

Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs is a department of the British Government which collects taxes, pays support to needy families and undertakes other regulatory regimes. Recently, HMRC warned the British public of a scam that involves fraudsters claiming to be HMRC employees. The fraudsters might contact potential victims, stating that they need to make a […]

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RKN Global on Hackers Stealing Data from Phones

Phones and computers can be vulnerable to hackers if the manufacturers of those products do not take what seems to be an ever-growing number of steps to protect them from attack.   Hackers use increasingly sophisticated means to reach into phones and steal personal data. This means that manufacturers of devices need to do whatever […]

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RKN Global on Money Muling

A money mule is someone who transfers stolen money between bank accounts and different countries. Money mules can be recruited by criminals sometimes unknowingly, and if caught can be prosecuted.   Criminals who want to dispose of funds that are the proceeds of crime look to move the money into a different account, perhaps one […]

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