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registered interest false more like this
date less than 2018-11-06more like thismore than 2018-11-06
answering body
Cabinet Office more like this
answering dept id 53 remove filter
answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
hansard heading Electronic Government: Fraud more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
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pref label House of Commons remove filter
question text To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what recent estimate his Department has made of the number of spoof emails using the gov.uk suffix in each of the last three years. more like this
tabling member constituency Leigh remove filter
tabling member printed
Jo Platt more like this
uin 188907 more like this
answer
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is ministerial correction false remove filter
date of answer less than 2018-11-15more like thismore than 2018-11-15
answer text <p>It is not possible to send spoof emails from a @GOV.UK domain address, so none have been sent from an address using the @GOV.UK domain since June 2016. This is due to the technical controls in place that prevent the forging of a GOV.UK email address (Sender Policy Framework and Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance).</p><p> </p><p>The responsibility for monitoring of fake emails using the GOV.UK suffix is not conducted centrally. Cabinet Office guidance sets out that users receiving fraudulent emails should notify Action Fraud, or in the case of HMRC emails, HMRC's phishing team.</p><p> </p> more like this
answering member constituency Hertsmere more like this
answering member printed Oliver Dowden more like this
question first answered
less than 2018-11-15T09:42:01.14Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-15T09:42:01.14Z
answering member
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label Biography information for Oliver Dowden more like this
tabling member
4673
label Biography information for Jo Platt more like this