The sale of SIM cards in non-stationary retail establishments without clients presenting a passport must be prohibited. This was stated by the head of the Investigative Committee of Russia, Alexander Bastrykin.
In addition, it is necessary to improve the mechanism for protecting victims from cyber fraudsters, including with the help of banking instruments. In an interview with Rossiyskaya Gazeta, Bastykin also told on amendments prepared by the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia to the law “On operational investigative activities.” Innovations will allow operational units within the framework of operational-search activities to gain access to a wide range of information transmitted via the Internet and contained in technological systems without a court decision.
In addition, according to the head of the Investigative Committee, it is necessary to improve the mechanism for protecting victims from cyber fraudsters, including with the help of banking instruments. As an example, he cited a bill on a self-ban on issuing loans.
October 10, State Duma deputies approved in the first reading a bill allowing citizens to establish a voluntary independent ban on issuing loans. Restrictions will apply both to banks and microfinance organizations (MFOs). They can be removed if necessary