September 20, 2021
Florida cyber-crime statistics

Cyber-Security

Florida cyber-crime statistics

| 1/25/2019

300,000

Number of consumer complaints logged by the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center nationally in 2017, with $1.4 billion in reported losses. The center logged its 4 millionth complaint that year.

21,887

Florida victims of cyber-crime, second only to California

$47.3 million

Amount reaped by cyber-criminals based in Florida, who were third in the nation in total criminal haul

$110.6 million

Floridians’ losses to cyber-criminals. As the third most populous state, Florida is roughly the third most fertile field for cyber-crime in the nation.

 

Top Cyber-Crimes
(by number of Florida victims)

Crime Victims
Non-payment/non-delivery 6,236
Personal data breach 2,484
Identity theft 1,789
Phishing/vishing/smishing/pharming 1,602
Overpayment 1,504

 

Top Cyber-Crimes
(By Florida victim loss)

Crime Victim Loss
Business email compromise/email account compromise $62.7 million
Confidence 13.2 million
Non-payment/non-delivery 9.6 million
Real estate/rental 5.7 million
Personal data breach 5.2 million
Corportate data breach 5.1 million

 

Florida Victims
(by age)

Age Complaints Loss
Under 20 589 $379,944
20-29 2,619 4.9 million
30-39 3,159 11.1 million
40-49 3,516 16.1 million
50-59 3,389 23.3 million
Over 60 4,285 28.9 million

Source: FBI internet Crime Report, 2017

 

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