Bogus jobs and sex links listed on job site
Rob Hastings is Deputy News Editor at The Independent. He has served on the news desk since 2010, and also writes travel articles, music reviews and features. In 2015 he shortlisted for the Washington Post’s Laurence Stern Fellowship for a series on reportage features from Iran.
Tuesday 11 December 2012
The Government's new job search website – already hit by claims it leaves users vulnerable to hackers – has seen thousands of fake roles and links to pornographic websites posted online.
Around 6,000 positions have been removed from the Universal Jobmatch since it opened on 19 November, including supposed jobs with the intelligence services and even the Mafia.
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