[Infographics] Black Friday and Cyber Monday Hacks and Scams

Hackers and spammers all over the world are targeting holiday sale period to have a mass attack and use great tactics to attract more victims. This is what this infographic is all about. It shows how these scammers are out for an attack most especially during Black Friday and Cyber Monday. This is when most consumers shop online.They will enter keyword like “jewelries” on search engine, and get a list of online shops that offers competitive discounts and consumers will automatically find the best deals where they can save some money.

This infographic advises consumers to be cautious in grabbing the most inexpensive stuff offered without researching on such site. This might be a scam. After offering great deals, you will tend to give your personal information and key in your credit card details, and that’s when you get cheated. The attacker maximizes the number of potential victims by customizing the behavior to browser-specific vulnerabilities. This is how brilliant they are and this is to inform the public to be more brilliant by installing Security Software on the computer and avoiding public Wifi.


An infographic by the team at CouponAudit

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