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Updated Tuesday 28th October 2014

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Watch the trailer for Cybercrimes with Ben Hammersley (first broadcast on BBC World News on 1st November 2014).

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About the series

Cybercrimes with Ben Hammersley delves into the dark world of hacking, now home to a new generation of highly organised cybercriminals running complex commercial enterprises, involving leaders, planners, engineers, infantry and hired money mules.

Journeying into a murky online world, Ben investigates the scam emails that fill up your inbox, why our credit card details are under threat, how drugs and guns can be bought anonymously on the darknet and discovers that governments have the ability to spy on their citizens or launch cyber warfare at the push of a button.

You can find out more about the series from the BBC World News website.

If you are a broadcaster and interested in licensing this series, you can find more information on our Broadcast Media Sales website.

 

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