Posted on September 15th, 2010 No comments
If you think your computer or your identity has never been hacked, you might be in for a surprise after a new Symantec (NSDQ:SYMC) study revealed Wednesday that nearly two thirds of Internet users and almost three quarters of U.S. Web surfers have fallen victim to cybercrime.
Posted on September 14th, 2010 No comments
A new study released today from security software maker Norton reveals the staggering prevalence of cybercrime: Two-thirds (65 percent) of Internet users globally, and almost three-quarters (73 percent) of U.S. Web surfers have fallen victim to cybercrimes, including computer viruses, online credit card fraud and identity theft. As the most victimized nations, America ranks third, after China (83 percent) and Brazil and India (tie 76 percent).
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The Silent Epidemic: Cybercrime Strikes More Than Two-Thirds of Internet Users