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UK government cracks down on tax cyber-fraudsters

Cyber-thieves who spoofed .gov email addresses to commit fraud are being thwarted by new defensive measures, the UK's chancellor has said.

Philip Hammond described the preventative action during a speech outlining the country's National Cyber Security Strategy.

The initiative sets out how £1.9bn will be spent over five years to tackle scammers as well as rogue governments.

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  • 01 Nov 2016
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