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Job Search Scams and Identity Theft

The covid pandemic has hit many aspects of our lives including our workplace. A lot of people have lost their jobs, their companies, and their livelihoods. But after many lockdowns, the economy has improved and the job market is once again flooded with offers of employment. Unfortunately, scammers have also found a way to prey

Proptech – The Future of Real Estate

What is proptech?  Proptech (short for property technology) is a term describing modern approach to real estate, in which technology plays the key role and optimizes the way people search, buy, rent, invest in, and manage properties. It follows the same pattern as fintech, insurtech, and edtech companies, and highlights the importance of the use

COVID-19 At-Home Tests with Video Observation in the UK

The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care in the United Kingdom, Sajid Javid, has proposed a new solution for vaccinated travelers making their way back to the UK. It would require travelers to be filmed during the process of taking a lateral flow swab COVID-19 test. So far, travelers returning to the UK

Pandora Papers- the need for AML procedures is real

The investigation called the Pandora Papers is the collaboration of journalists from all over the world. Among 2.94 terabytes of data they discovered are documents, emails, images, and more, that expose more than 400 politicians, billionaires, celebrities, and members of royal families around the world. Among them: the King of Jordan; the leaders of Ecuador,

Identity verification in the sharing economy – a key factor to trust building

Sharing economy – current situation and predictions “Creative disruption” – that is a phenomenon that has been occurring in the global economy for several years. It is all about the sharing economy that changed the face of traditional business. According to a study by PwC the sales revenue in the five sectors, where the impact

What Happens To Your Stolen Identity?

Have you ever been a victim of identity theft? If you have, you know how it can complicate your life. If you haven’t you should consider yourself lucky. The repercussions of identity theft can last from a few days to several years, depending on the type of theft and how quickly it has been reported.

The History of Passport Photography

No hats, no glasses, and no face expressions such as smiling or frowning allowed. Bright, plain background, straight posture, no glares or shadows visible. Those are some of the most common official ID picture requirements globally. The standards regarding ID photos around the world are pretty similar, despite every country having their own set of

Identity Verification in the DeFi industry

The last few months have been extremely dynamic for DeFi companies. In mid-May this year, the industry reported a record market size, today it is struggling with gigantic declines. More and more controversy is also growing around hacker attacks and cyber crimes. People are starting to approach DeFi applications with increasing skepticism. There is also

History of Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity has become a priority nowadays in our world. As the amount of personal data becomes more and more available and willingly shared, cybersecurity concerns continue to grow and evolve. And what was considered a strong security a few years ago is no longer valid. The first computer was created in 1943. The machines at

Everything you need to know about Age Verification

What is age verification?  Identity verification is a process that confirms the identity of a person. Although at the moment there are several different methods of verifying one’s identity. Every method is based on extracting and validating the same details, such as given name(s), last name(s), nationality, and the date of birth. Confirming the date