Dutch minister submits bill with stiffer penalties for online financial fraud

Monday 7 December 2020 | 13:22 CET | News
Dutch Minister for Justice and Security Ferd Grapperhaus wants heavier penalties for financial cybercrime and has submitted a bill looking to punish phishing and other forms of payment fraud more severely.

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