31 Jul '17, 8am

(.nl) Our brand name is being used by internet crooks! What can we do?

Our brand name is being used by internet crooks! What can we do? Published on: Friday 21 July 2017 Even if you've taken all the sensible precautions, there's always a danger that cybercriminals will use your company's brand name in a scam. In an earlier article , we described ways of minimising the risk of phishing, fake webshops and CEO fraud. Unfortunately, though, the possibility of abuse can't be excluded. So what should you do if the worst does happen? A swift response is vital. And, to help you get something done, here's our guide to your options. 1. Notice-and-Take-Down Code The Notice-and-Take-Down Code is the internet industry's voluntary code of conduct for dealing with unlawful and criminal website content. It describes the responsibilities of everyone connected with offending content. That includes us, if the content is linked to a .nl domain name. Primary resp...

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