The increase in the use of the Internet for our day to day efforts has been parallel to the increase of fraud over the Internet. Who have not received an email of any African country that asks you to give the bank account to make a transfer by a million-dollar inheritance, or our 'own' Bank that asks us to confirm information that in theory we have provided herself, as access to banking online?
We have examples of the banking sector because it is where they have the focus most of ciber scammers 48% of Spanish users has experienced online fraud attempts.
What are we doing wrong?
Most users have habits which, although not we realize, compromise the security of our data.
What are the consequences?
Although sometimes this exposure has no serious consequences, often it is a problem and real headaches for those affected.
For example, 33% of people not recovered the money lost in a scam online. And lost an average of €218 for every fraud, indicating that scammers are not limited to accounts with cash, them is worth either.
Tips to avoid online scams
Nonetheless, there are a few tips you can keep in mind to avoid falling into these scams:
We hope to help you avoid scares in the future!