APACS


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AcronymDefinition
APACSAssociation for Payment Clearing Services
APACSAssessments of Policing and Community Safety (UK)
APACSAircraft and Personnel Automated Clearance System (US DoD)
APACSAnalysis of Policing and Community Safety (UK)
APACSAsian Pacific Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
APACSAdvanced Personal Air Conditioning System
APACSAssociation for Program Administrators of CSTEP and STEP Programs, Inc.
APACSApplication Access and Control System
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Apacs said it had come across a case where a British student was recruited after receiving an e-mail supposedly from an overseas company that was looking to expand in the UK and wanted employees who could work from home.
Apacs added that the average value of a credit card transaction in a supermarket had actually fallen slightly to pounds 34.33, compared with pounds 35.57 for the same period of 2007.
APACS said each single phishing incident recorded in its statistics could involve thousands or even millions of emails being sent to people.
Sandra Quinn, director of communications at APACS, said: "Ten million registered cards is clearly an important milestone in the development of e-commerce in the UK.
Apacs is offering cardholders a simple "Understanding your Statement" guide which also includes some good advice.
APACS, said: "Each and everyone of us can help defeat the fraudsters and protect our cards and online accounts, by keeping our PINs, passwords and personal information safe and secure." APACS has published its ten top tips to help consumers fight card crime and stay safe when shopping or banking online at www.cardwatch.org.uk.
Apacs said today that the fall - the first 'significant' reduction since 1995 - came after chip and pin made it more difficult for fraudsters to use stolen cards.
APACS today said the fall, the first "significant" reduction since 1995, came after chip and pin made it more difficult for fraudsters to use stolen cards.
APACS say criminals are moving online as chip-and-pin technology foils other forms of card crime.
Apacs represents the UK credit card industry and said that the site will help people select the most appropriate credit card for their spending behaviour.
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APACS, which represents the major high street banks and building societies, says the biggest increase is in card 'skimming'.