A recent Australian poll found that:
3% of respondents had been victims of Cyber Bullying
4% to Online Stalking
16% to Stolen credit card
10% to Online fraud
1% to Stolen identity
29% to Computer virus that damaged computer/data
56% – None of the above
45% reported no financial loss and 8% more than $1000 loss with the average loss being $310.
Security Company, Symantec, claims that currently $1.8 billion is lost to Cybercrime in Australia each year.
For victims of crime support and advice call 1800 000 055 or go to www.victimsofcrime.com.au