19 octobre 2017

Why students need better protection from loan fraud

The ConversationA college education can set you up for a lifetime – though it can come with a hefty price tag: Some unfortunate students have gotten both a mountain of debt and an education that falls far short of their expectations. More...

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How to stop cheating in universities

The ConversationA recent investigation into plagiarism in higher education by the Quality Assurance Agency found hundreds of companies are regularly producing papers for students to pass off as their own. More...

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11 octobre 2017

Will They Cheat? Do They Like the Course?

HomeBy Nick Roll. Research finds that traditional predictors of whether a student will cheat lose their value if a student dislikes the course. More...

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10 octobre 2017

A Cheating Coach

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. The former head men’s basketball coach at the University of the Pacific gave athletic prospects the answers to course work and tried to persuade multiple people to lie during a National Collegiate Athletic Association investigation into the alleged violations, the association announced today. More...

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09 octobre 2017

Chinese Students Plead Guilty to TOEFL Fraud

HomeBy Elizabeth Redden. Three Chinese students have agreed to plead guilty to cheating on the Test of English as a Foreign Language and will likely be deported, Reuters reported. More...

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08 octobre 2017

Online Courses Projected to Drive Credit Card Fraud to $24B by 2018

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. An underground ecosystem provides cybercriminals with online tutorials, tools, and credit card data they need to commit fraud. An ecosystem of payment card fraud will drive a projected $24 billion in losses by the end of 2018. Cybercriminals are working together to share tools, tutorials, and credit card data to scam victims. More...

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07 octobre 2017

Nearly a third of U.S. teenagers use technology to cheat

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. U.S. teenagers think they are savvy about cybersecurity–so much that nearly one-third skirt school safeguards to access banned content and 29 percent admit to using tech devices to cheat in school–but more than twice that many say they know of classmates who have cheated with devices, a survey found. More...

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30 septembre 2017

Les kiwis soi-disant français provenaient d’Italie

Des pratiques de francisation de kiwis ont été mises à jour par la DDCSPP du Lot-Et-Garonne et le Pôle C de la Direccte. La coopération avec les services des fraudes italiens a permis de sanctionner le fournisseur. Plus...

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Infos arnaques

Des pratiques commerciales abusives, mensongères ou trompeuses, visant particuliers et entreprises, sont régulièrement signalées à nos services ou constatées à l’occasion de nos investigations. Plus...

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29 septembre 2017

Communiqué de presse : Arnaques au dépannage à domicile 10 conseils pratiques pour ne pas en être victime

Un dépliant et une affiche ont été réalisés pour appeler le consommateur à la vigilance et lui fournir 10 conseils pratiques : ne pas appeler les numéros figurant sur les prospectus distribués dans les boîtes aux lettres mais contacter son assureur ou ses proches pour obtenir les coordonnées d’un artisan qualifié, exiger un devis, se limiter aux travaux d’urgence. Plus...

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