$4.2 Billion in Reported Losses in 2020 from Internet Related Crime
According to the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) "2020 Internet Crime Report" - 2020 saw a significant increase in "reported" internet crime complaints. The top three (3) crimes reported in 2020 were; phishing scams, non-payment/non-delivery scams and extortion. Phishing was the largest category...What does this mean? Email remains one of the biggest threat vectors for cybercrime and should remain an area of focus for security controls and threat mitigation activities, such as training and awareness to your employees, elders/vulnerable persons, family, and yourself.
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