The SYPCIT Project intends to contribute to the identity theft issues (skamming, phishing, spoofing). Its long term objective is to reduce cases of identity theft in Europe. The project aims at promoting new models and combat and prevention tools for identity theft in the net, for a better consumers protection. Among the planned activities, central focus is on: the development of a software platform for the technological support of investigative and enforcement activities conducted by the competent authorities, the creation of an APP for smart phones that helps users to better manage security of their online activities and an information campaign.
Project Duration: 24 months
Period: sep 2014 – aug 2016
Type of Funding: DG Migration and Home Affairs – Prevention of and Fight against Crime – ISEC 2007- 2013 – Project ID: FINEC/4000005234