Cybercrime is defined as an electronically committed crime such as intellectual property violations, child pornography distribution, fraud or identity theft. The FBI reported more than $1.4 billion was lost through a form of these crimes in 2017. A recent survey reports that by 2021 organizations will spend $6 trillion yearly to protect themselves from a cyber attack. Understanding common cyber terminology and common cyberattacks is one of the best defenses against cybercriminals. Following internet safety tips will help safeguard against cyberattacks.
For more information, visit the Indiana Cybersecurity Hub