Fraud


Hologram for Better Fraud Protection Developed

Hologram for Better Fraud Protection Developed

A team of US researchers has developed a compact, more efficient, complex and secure hologram for better fraud protection.Resea...

May 15 2016, 2:08pm CDT

Volkswagen

Volkswagen Diesel-Emission Fraud: Staff in Engine Department Knew Of Manipulation

New facts have emerged to indicate that staff within Volkswagen’s engine development department knew of the management’s ploy t...

Jan 26 2016, 2:07pm CST

Shaun King Denies Claims of Funding Fraud

Shaun King Denies Claims of Funding Fraud

Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King's been accused of not handing over charity funding. As he points out truths, so do...

Dec 27 2015, 6:54pm CST

Dance Moms Star Abby Lee Miller Charged with Bankruptcy Fraud

Dance Moms Star Abby Lee Miller Charged with Bankruptcy Fraud

The reality TV personality has been involved with filing false bankruptcy claims all the while hiding assets and contract infor...

Oct 15 2015, 8:50am CDT

The Fraud of Bravo's Real Housewives Husbands

The Fraud of Bravo's 'Real Housewives' Husbands

Fraud is the place to be if you're a Real Housewives husband....

Jul 20 2014, 2:33am CDT

Octomom pleads not guilty to welfare fraud

Octomom pleads not guilty to welfare fraud

Octomom is in court and faces up to six years in jail...

Mar 12 2014, 1:34pm CDT

Hackers Hit Mt. Gox Exchange's CEO, Claim To Publish Evidence Of Fraud

Hackers Hit Mt. Gox Exchange's CEO, Claim To Publish Evidence Of Fraud

The Bitcoin community has been angrily pressing for details on what the Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has described as a massive hac...

Mar 9 2014, 3:51pm CDT

Identity theft tops the FTC's fraud complaint list again

Identity theft tops the FTC's fraud complaint list again

FTC: Identity theft remains to be the most common consumer complaint in the U.S....

Mar 4 2014, 11:21pm CST

The IRS and the Statute Limitations on their Ability to Prosecute Tax Fraud

The IRS and the Statute Limitations on their Ability to Prosecute Tax Fraud

If you’re starting to think about tax filing season, you’re not alone. As always occurs in the run-up to April 15th, the govern...

Feb 5 2014, 11:30pm CST

Feedzai Using Data Science and Machine Learning To Minimize Payment Fraud

The US fight against payment fraud got a new player last week as Feedzai, a data science company based in Europe, launched in t...

Feb 4 2014, 2:45am CST

Digital Ad Fraud Is Reduced - But Many Ads Still Aren't Seen By Real People

Digital Ad Fraud Is Reduced - But Many Ads Still Aren't Seen By Real People

Ad fraud, the use of computer “bots” to make it seem as if a human has seen an ad, dropped drastically last year, according to...

Jan 29 2014, 8:50am CST

Government Programs Have Become One Big Scammer Fraud Fest

Government Programs Have Become One Big Scammer Fraud Fest

Amongst all the polls about how various groups view their prospects going into 2014, I’d like to see one polling people who hab...

Jan 13 2014, 10:51am CST

The Judge Won't Call Asbestos-Lawyer Shenanigans Fraud, But It Sure Smells Like It

The Judge Won't Call Asbestos-Lawyer Shenanigans Fraud, But It Sure Smells Like It

There’s an old journalistic turn of phrase that keeps us on the right side of the libel laws, while getting the point across: S...

Jan 11 2014, 9:31am CST

Medicare Reports Fraud And Waste Grew In 2013 After Years Of Decline

Medicare Reports Fraud And Waste Grew In 2013 After Years Of Decline

Despite expanding its efforts to curtail fraud and waste, a Medicare internal auditor found that the agency’s fee-for-service p...

Dec 20 2013, 3:01pm CST

Google Accused of Tax Fraud by UK Lawmakers

Google Accused of Tax Fraud by UK Lawmakers

Google may be a super giant on the global scene but that doesn’t mean it goes scot-free when it comes to paying taxes. UK lawma...

May 17 2013, 5:47am CDT

PayPal Promises to Revamp Fraud Filters

PayPal Promises to Revamp Fraud Filters

PayPal promises no more guilty until proven innocent...

Jan 22 2013, 1:03pm CST

HP Says the Justice Department Is Probing Autonomy for Fraud

HP Says the Justice Department Is Probing Autonomy for Fraud

Fraud investigation begins...

Dec 28 2012, 1:12pm CST

BT Fined for Fraud against MoD

BT has been fined £1.3 for call fraud by the Ministry of Defense. The MoD found that BT was calling each other on the phone to...

Oct 30 2008, 7:29am CDT

Mobile Phone Technology Combats Credit Card Fraud

Mobile Phone Technology Combats Credit Card Fraud

Credit card fraud is rampant in America and across the world. With the advent of the Internet age and online shopping growing i...

Mar 6 2008, 2:00pm CST

Worried About Online Fraud

Worried About Online Fraud

3V has discovered that 4 out of 10 Britons are concerned about online fraud. Their survey has also revealed that 48% of online...

Jan 27 2007, 4:00am CST