Global terrorism is on the rise. Serious organised crime and cyber criminals are getting increasingly bold. Governments and enforcement agencies are under increasing pressure, with front-line services in the spotlight as they protect lawful and innocent citizens.
The perpetrators of terrorism and crime hide their identity by falsifying their activities: travel, internet and social media, finances, welfare benefits, tax declarations, visa and passport applications – the sophistication of deception is pervasive like never before.
The troubling truth is that the footprint of terrorists and other criminals is often hidden (in part) within the deluge of data owned by the same organisations that seek to identify them…
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