On September the 18th, Europol introduced the 2018 Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment (IOCTA), which is the fifth edition of the report. The IOCTA provides an assessment of emerging cyber threats and key developments in the field of cyberbrime, including payment fraud and online child sexual exploitation. This year, the report also decribes some legislative and technological developments that can be used to investigate cybercrime effectively. Europol concludes that, to combat cybercrime, it is important to increase the cooperation and collaboration within Europol’s law enforcement community.
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