McAfee Study Finds Nearly Half of Canadians Have Encountered Malicious Activity While Shopping Online
December 11, 2013
According to a McAfee-commissioned study from November 2013, 46 per cent of Canadians say they have encountered malicious activity while shopping online. As the holiday season ramps up and shoppers surf online to find holiday gifts, McAfee today released its annual “12 Scams of Christmas” list to educate the public on the most common scams that criminals use during the holiday season to take advantage of consumers as they shop for presents on their digital devices. Cybercriminals leverage these scams to steal personal information, earn fast cash, and spread malware.
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