56% Indians prey to discount scams, reveals McAfee’s Christmas Survey1 min read . Updated: 10 Dec 2019, 10:55 AM IST
- 35.4% of Indians confess to have been conned by discount scams, where a malicious file was downloaded onto their device
- A new trend that hit unsavvy consumers hard this festive season was phony gift cards
New Delhi: About 56% Indians were victims of discount scams, while 28.6% lost ₹15,000-20,000 as a result of fake online retail sites, according to a new survey released on Tuesday by cyber security company McAfee.
Select your Category