Consumers Beware: $10M lost to cyber crime this holiday season [INFOGRAPHIC]

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F-Secure released an infographic called “Online Shoppers Beware: What’s Lurking in Your Online Holiday Gift Purchase?”. Some interesting data:

  • Top six online retailers – expected Amazon, but was shocked by a few others
  • 21 Million people will shop from mobile devices
  • 53% of smartphone users will use their device to research – I use my Amazon app daily (especially the bar code reader when I am out)
  • Didn’t know I was jeopardizing my information using my cell

Melissa Fach

Melissa Fach

Melissa is the owner of SEO Aware, LLC. She is a consultant and trainer helping companies make the most of their content marketing and SEO. She specializes is the Psychology behind blogging and content marketing. Melissa is also an associate on the Community team at Moz, an associate and writer at CopyPress and an editor at Authority Labs. She is a self-proclaimed Star Wars and Internet geek and volunteers with big cats at
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  • freelancer

    As based on latest update from WSJ almost all online people knowing or unknowingly cheated via various hackers and out breaches.
    So that bad part is now laws are not fit to level to handle hacking, it will good if we handle our password, desktop with care before we get into trouble.