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.
Florida victims of cyber-crime, second only to California
Amount reaped by cyber-criminals based in Florida, who were third in the nation in total criminal haul
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.
(by number of Florida victims)
|Personal data breach||2,484|
(By Florida victim loss)
|Business email compromise/email account compromise||$62.7 million|
|Real estate/rental||5.7 million|
|Personal data breach||5.2 million|
|Corportate data breach||5.1 million|
|Over 60||4,285||28.9 million|
Source: FBI internet Crime Report, 2017
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