Cybercrime reports increase fourfold during COVID-19 outbreak, according to FBI
Published on 04/21/2020 @ 7 AM EST
As reported on Engadget, "Instances of cybercrime appear to have jumped by as much as 300 percent since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, according to the FBI. The bureau’s Internet Crime Complain Center (IC3) said last week that it’s now receiving between 3,000 and 4,000 cybersecurity complaints every day, up from the average 1,000 complaints per day the center saw before View more news
COVID-19 took hold."