BBC report on English internet-based cheating and plagiarism

The BBC reports on current English cheating and plagiarism.
    [The woman leading the campaign to flush out cheats], Prof Bassnett says students get away with internet plagiarism because of lack of resources to monitor cheating, coupled with the increasing workload faced by lecturers and examination markers. "Even though some universities now have software in place to monitor plagiarism, most markings are done anonymously and therefore you don't get to know the students' individual writing styles." ... "Students nowadays want to push the boundaries. Universities are becoming degree-producing factories."
The article also point to the JISC service, without endorsing it. (via Edupage)