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Acronyms and terminology

  • ABS Australian Bureau of Statistics
  • ACCC Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
  • ACFT Australasian Consumer Fraud Taskforce
  • ACORN Australian Cybercrime Online Reporting Network
  • AGD Attorney-General’s Department (Commonwealth Government)
  • AIC Australian Institute of Criminology
  • COAG Council of Australian Governments
  • HIN holder identification number
  • NCVS National Crime Victimization Survey (US)
  • NFA National Fraud Authority (UK)
  • NISS National Identity Security Strategy
  • OAIC Office of the Australian Information Commissioner
  • PIN personal identification number
  • TFN tax file number
  • UK United Kingdom
  • US United States