ABSTRACT

2018 Internet Crime Report   [open pdf - 3MB]

"The FBI is the lead federal agency for investigating cyber-attacks by criminals, overseas adversaries, and terrorists, and the FBI's IC3 [Internet Complaint Center] provides the public with a trustworthy and convenient reporting mechanism to submit information concerning suspected Internetfacilitated criminal activity. The 2018 Internet Crime Report emphasizes the IC3's efforts in monitoring trending scams such as Business Email Compromise (BEC), Extortion, Tech Support Fraud, and Payroll Diversion. In 2018, IC3 received a total of 351,936 complaints with losses exceeding $2.7 Billion"

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2018
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Public Domain
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Federal Bureau of Investigation Internet Crime Complaint Center: https://www.ic3.gov/
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