Christmas is arriving and shopping, especially online, will boost. But cybercrime is ready to exploits this situation. So, be vigilant while you shop online. Here are few tricks to avoid scams
Christmas is arriving and sales are growing up. Especially online. Shoppers will be out hunting for bargains and retailers will create tempting email campaigns. but cybercrime is already ready to hit and gain profits. The most important dangers, according to cyber security experts, are the web-based scams. In particular on mobile. According to Criteo’s Global Commerce Review, in fact, transactions from Mobile Web and in-App purchases now account for 61%, leaving just 39% of online shoppers using desktop devices. It’s a huge sea to fish for the cyber criminals. So, it’s never been more important to stay vigilant. Here are some tips on staying safe while hunting for bargains in this holiday season, by Tony Anscombe from ESET.