The three modules of WISKOS formed a coherent research setup with an increasing focus on Germany. Apart from a wide-ranging comparison of the current legal situation in all member states of the European Union and Switzerland a largescale multi-level evaluation dealing with areas of known as well as unknown crime analyzed the aspects of the threat level, the perpetrators and their modi operandi alongside with factors raising suspicion. Based on the findings measures for internal prevention and detection were developed. Using business surveys amongst SMEs the acceptance of these as well as factors for improving cooperation between business and authorities were analyzed.


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